November Meeting: Significant Recent Opinions from the Supreme Court and Federal Circuit

On November 11, 2014 CincyIP will have Timothy Hagan (a Partner at Dinsmore and Shohl LLP) to discuss recent opinions from the Supreme Court in IP law, including cases addressing patentable subject matter, claim indefiniteness, divided infringement, the standard for awarding attorney fees, the interplay between false advertising provisions of the Lanham Act and the Food, Drug, and Cosmetics Act, public performance under the Copyright Act, and the burden of proof in a declaratory judgment action. Hagan will also discuss Federal Circuit opinions dealing with claim construction, and handling the standards set forth by the Supreme Court.