Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2018


Counsel Margaret M. Duncan will lead a session on ‘Patent and Technology Licensing’ at the Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) course ‘Understanding the Intellectual Property License 2018’, hosted in Chicago on November 1-2, 2018.

This session will cover:

  • Standard clauses and variations
  • Important differences between patent and other technology licenses
  • Defining the license scope (including fields of use and territorial limits)
  • Negotiating compensation (royalties, milestone payments, license fees, etc.)
  • Representations, warranties, and indemnities
  • Sub-licensing rights
  • Handling patent licensing issues in the context of joint development and software integration projects, including rights to improvements
  • Rights and responsibilities for filing, prosecution, maintenance, defense and enforcement of patent rights.

For more information, please click here.