David Newman, partner at Seyfarth Shaw LLP in Chicago, will be participating in a speaking panel, Designing Around Competitor's Patents, at the 2006 Manufacturing Conference.
The session will cover the following topics:
1) how to design around your competitors' patents and 2) how to strengthen your company's patents to limit your competitors' abilities to design around. General patent principles of literal infringement and infringement under the Doctrine of Equivalents. These general principles will then be applied to fundamental design around strategies. Using real world examples, multiple design around strategies will be clearly and carefully explained.
Presentation Time: 3:00 p.m.