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Israel Global Patent Litigation Forum, Monday, June 26th, 08:30-13:00,  Hilton, Tel Aviv

Globalization brings new challenges for innovative companies. Ideas differentiate only when skillfully protected. Yet, the intellectual property landscape is changing as fast as the marketplace. Join us for a one-day seminar to discuss intellectual property strategies in today’s global marketplace for optimal return on investment. Together, we will discuss the following critical issues: Providing Comprehensive Protection, Telling the Invention’s Story, A Global, but Efficient, Strategy, Speedy Patents, Effective Global Enforcement, Freedom to Operate, Optimal Monetization and Return on Investment.

Agenda

08:30- 09:00

Registration and gathering

09:00-09:15

Opening remarks

Dan Harkabi, CEO, Dental SMARTMirror 

Robert Greene Sterne, Director, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox  

09:15-11:00

Experts session, presentations and discussion:

09:15-09:30

Funding for technology development including IP processes. Dealing with the R&D law when having a transaction. Changes in tax regarding IP transfer

 

Itay Zetelny, Partner, Cleantech Advisory Leader & Global Incentives Advisory (GIA) Leader, Israel, Ernst & Young

 

09:30-09:45

The Israeli Perspective of How to Manage Patent Disputes in the United States  

Dr. Yoav Oestreicher, partner in the firm's Litigation Group, and is responsible for the firm’s intellectual property and technology litigation practice, Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal

 

09:45-10:00

patent monetization - options and trends in 2017

Amit Ehrlich, Legal Counsel, EHRLICH & FENSTER

10:00-11:00

Group Discussion

                         Panel Q&A   

 

11:00-11:20

Coffee break & Networking

11:20-13:00

Case studies and open discussion:

11:20-11:30 Dan Harkabi and Rob Sterne

Case studies:

11:30 – 11:50

Medical Device, Dental - SMARTMirror 

Joseph E. Mutschelknaus -- Director, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox

Dan Harkabi - CEO, Dental SMARTMirror 

 

11:50-12:10

Biotech/ Pharma company

John Covert, Director, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox

 

12:10-12:30

IP Matters in the context of M&A

Itay Frishman - Partner, Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal

12:20-13:00

Open discussion

Panelists:

Dan Harkabi - CEO, Dental SMARTMirror 

Robert Greene Sterne, Director, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox  

John Covert - Director, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox  

Itay Frishman - Partner, Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal

Joseph E. Mutschelknaus, Director, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox

 

13:00

Lunch

The seminar will include interactive discussion and Israeli case studies with the Forum’s steering committee members, business executives, and IP experts from Israel and around the world.