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Vedder Thinking | Events Intellectual Property Attorneys to Participate in Life Sciences Patents Summit



January 13-14, 2015

Vedder Price Shareholders Thomas J. Kowalski and Deborah L. Lu, both members of the firm's Intellectual Property group, will each participate in a session during the American Conference Institute's Advance Summit on Life Sciences Patents in New York City. Vedder Price is also a proud sponsor of this event.

Mr. Kowalski is a panelist for "Crisis in the Industry: Protecting Life Sciences Patents in Light of Increasingly Strict §101 Patentability Standards," which will include a discussion on the shifting landscape of what is patentable post-Myriad and Prometheus. Dr. Lu will be a part of the "Focus on Antibodies: Understanding Tightened §112 Standards for Written Description" panel, which will include an analysis of recent case law, current drafting considerations and best practices. 

For additional information about this summit, click here.


Deborah L. Lu, Ph.D.


Thomas J. Kowalski