July 1, 2020 Webinar CLE: Deciphering 10 Years of Federal Circuit Law on Implied Patent Licensing

Topic:  Deciphering 10 Years of Federal Circuit Law on Implied Patent Licensing.

Speakers: Please join us as speaker McCoy Smith gives a presentation on 10 years of decisions by the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on implied patent licensing, and what those decisions might mean for drafters of patent licenses and patent litigation settlements.

McCoy Smith is an intellectual property and business lawyer and litigator, with over 30 years of experience as a patent examiner, patent prosecutor, patent litigator, intellectual property counselor and in-house IP attorney at a Fortune 50 technology company. McCoy founded and heads Lex Pan Law in 2019 where he provides advice and counseling relating to intellectual property rights, patent prosecution and analysis, software licensing and license compliance, and mergers and acquisition negotiations and due diligence.  He also founded and heads a software license compliance consulting business, Opsequio, which provides virtual or backup support for Open Source Program Offices. He is a former instructor for a major patent bar review course provider, and sits on the editorial board of Journal of Open Law, Technology & Society, an international journal dedicated to free and open licensing. Click here to view a brochure.

MCLE Credit:      Applying for one (1) general credit from the Oregon State Bar

Date:                     July 1, 2020

Time:                    12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Where:                 ******ZOOM Meeting*******

Meeting Links Provided the Morning of the Event


Click here to register and pay via the Bar website by credit card or ACH. Cost is $25. (Note: Registration is limited, and participants must register by end-of-day Thursday, June 25, 2020.)

*Law students: May attend for free depending on availability; email the registration contact person indicated below.

Cancellations and Refunds:

Full refunds will be granted for cancellations received by the OSB CLE Service Center by 5pm on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Please contact the CLE Service Center to cancel and also email the CLE Organizer listed below to inform them of the cancellation.

CLE Schedule and Material: Implied Licensing Presentation OSB IP Section

Visit the IP Section’s website at https://ip.osbar.org/ for upcoming CLEs and to download materials for this CLE and past presentations. (CLE materials will be uploaded soon after the CLE.)

The organizer for this CLE is:

McCoy Smith, Lex Pan Law LLP ([email protected])

For registration or payment questions please contact the OSB CLE Service Center at (503) 431-6413 or [email protected]