Shareholder Brian O'Shaughnessy to Lead Panel Discussion as Part of 2015 LES Webinar Series
By Brian P. O'Shaughnessy
Washington, D.C. | February 2015
- Shareholder Brian O'Shaughnessy
will lead a panel discussion addressing US legal and legislative developments affecting licensing, with a special focus on likely patent legislation targeting litigation abuse, and the potential for unintended consequences for the innovation economy and society as a whole.¬† The panel is part of the LES 2015 Webinar series, and is entitled: A New Congress and Yet More Patent Reform: How Impending Legislative Developments are Likely to Affect Licensing
and will take place on February 11, 2015.¬† The speakers include Paul Michel, Chief Judge (ret.), U.S Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; Manus Cooney, Principal, American Continental Group, a Washington DC consulting and advocacy firm; and Bill Elkington, Senior Director, Intellectual Property Management, Rockwell Collins.
Brian is Regional Vice President, USA, of the Licensing Executives Society (USA & Canada), Inc., and has served on the LES Board of Trustees since 2007.¬† As Regional Vice President, he is responsible for articulating the Society‚Äôs position on legislation, administrative policy, and trends in IP law in the U.S.
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