McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP will be offering a live webinar on "Preparing for the European Unified Patent Court (UPC)" on March 16, 2016 from 10:00 am to 11:15 am (CT). In this presentation, Daniel Boehnen of MBHB and Edward Nodder of Bristows LLP will address the following topics:
• The present system in Europe:
• The new system:
-- Introduction and terminology
-- Unitary patents
-- Unified patent court
-- Opting out?
-- Understanding the transitional provisions
-- Practicalities: cost -proprietorship and licence issues
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, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, and Virginia.