McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP will be offering a live webinar entitled "Are We Innovators, or Are We Trolls: The Slippery Slope of Defining A Patent Troll" on July 30, 2013 from 10:00 am to 11:15 am (CT). MBHB attorneys Alison J. Baldwin and Sarah J. Duda will cover proposed governmental anti-patent troll actions and initiatives from both the White House and Congress. Topics to be covered include:
• An overview of proposed changes including
legislative and executive proposals
• How the proposed changes impact whether different business organizations are considered patent trolls
• Whether your organization may be a patent troll under the proposed changes
• Effects on organizations falling under the proposed changes
While there is no fee to participate, attendees must register in advance. Those wishing to register can do so here. CLE credit is pending for the states of California, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York and Virginia.