Trolls and Tech: How to Fix Patents

Trolls and Tech: How to Fix Patents

1-2 PM January 6
LVCC, North Hall, N254
Add to Calendar 1/6/2017 1:00:00 PM 1/6/2017 2:00:00 PM America/Los_Angeles Trolls and Tech: How to Fix Patents Patent trolls continue to drain $1.5 billion a week from entrepreneurs, small businesses, and the rest of the American economy. Legislators and innovators will discuss how we can break through the gridlock and pass legislation to end patent extortion. LVCC, North Hall, N254 CES CES@CE.org false MM/DD/YYYY

Patent trolls continue to drain $1.5 billion a week from entrepreneurs, small businesses, and the rest of the American economy. Legislators and innovators will discuss how we can break through the gridlock and pass legislation to end patent extortion.
    Moderator:
  • Michael Patrick Hayes, Sr. Manager, Government Affairs, Consumer Technology Association
  • Speaker:
  • Michelle K. Lee, Under Secretary of Commerce for IP, Director, US Patent and Trade Office, Office of the Under Secretary. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
  • Tyler Grimm, Legislative Director, Office of Representative Darrell Issa
  • Colin Anawaty, Director of Product, athenahealth
  • Julie Samuels, Executive Director, Tech:NYC
  • Rob Stien, Vice President of Government Regulations & Regulatory Affairs, InterDigital, Inc