NEW YORK (PRWEB) August 03, 2016
James DeCarlo, a shareholder in the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will speak during The Knowledge Group’s two-hour live webcast titled, “Patent Strategies to Strike Back Following the ‘Alice Storm’ Aftermath,” from 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. EST on August 11, 2016.
The course will provide an in-depth discussion of critical issues and best practices in dealing with what has come to be known as the 'Alice Storm' of patent ineligibility. Key topics include: significant changes and challenges in dealing with ineligibility challenges; the USPTO’s recent Guidance on patentable subject matter; post-Alice rejections; recent court decisions; and risk mitigation practices. Registration for this webcast can be found here.
A registered patent attorney and electrical engineer, DeCarlo is actively involved in virtually all aspects of intellectual property counseling. DeCarlo’s experience includes litigating patent matters in District Courts around the country, handling matters before the PTAB, counseling clients on the strategic use and management of intellectual property assets and drafting infringement, validity and freedom to operate opinions. He also counsels clients on the drafting and negotiating of complex technology agreements and directs the prosecution of patent applications in areas such as electronic commerce, cloud computing, virtual and augmented reality, streaming media, internet search engines, search advertising, client/server systems, mobile and land based telecommunications, and computer software and hardware.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Intellectual Property & Technology Practice
With more than 180 intellectual property attorneys and agents in the United States, Asia, and Europe, Greenberg Traurig provides a broad range of patent, trademark and copyright protection and strategic counseling. Greenberg Traurig was named a “National Tier 1” Law Firm for IP Litigation, Patent Law, Trademark and Information Technology Law by U.S. News and Best Lawyers, 2013 “Best Law Firms Rankings.”
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1,900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No. 1 on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, second largest in the U.S. on the 2016 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.