Originally recorded September 4, 2014
As IP becomes an ever-more important driver of corporate transactions, IP due diligence plays an increasingly critical role. This program will provide tips and guidance for conducting a thorough IP due diligence review, and will touch on such issues as:
- verifying ownership of IP assets;
- IP encumbrances;
- review of pending or threatened IP litigation;
- open source audits.
Jason Kipnis is a partner at Wilmer Hale who focuses his practice on complex intellectual property matters and advises clients on IP portfolio management, litigation, enforcement and dispute counseling, and audits and due diligence. His experience includes trade secret protection and management, standards counseling, open source matters, international rights management and identification and acquisition of intellectual property of third parties.
Mr. Kipnis has advised clients at various stages of development in a wide range of technologies, including computer architecture and system design, software, semiconductor design and fabrication, optics, networking and telecommunications, biotechnology and medical devices.
Jason received earned his B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science from MIT and his J.D. from Stanford Law School.
Bridgeport is a State Bar of CA provider of MCLE (Provider 11872) This program offers 1 hr of MCLE. Bridgeport will assist attorneys from outside CA obtain CLE in accordance with the rules of their state.