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Kathryn Doyle to Present at NACUA Annual Meeting, June 26-29, 2022, in Pittsburgh

Event Dates: June 26, 2022 - June 29, 2022
Industries: Higher Education
Services: Intellectual Property | Patents

“You Thought You Owned It, They Might Have Stolen It, and a Medley of Inventor Kerfuffles”

Kathryn Doyle, Partner at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, will be presenting at the NACUA Annual Meeting, June 26-29, 2022, in Pittsburgh. She will be speaking on June 28, 9:15-10:30 a.m., on the topic "You Thought You Owned It, They Might Have Stolen It, and a Medley of Inventor Kerfuffles”.

Joining Kathryn will be Denene Wambach, Associate General Counsel, University of Pennsylvania. The moderator will be Sarah Hestad, Associate General Counsel, University of Arizona.

Issues to be covered include:

  • Examine issues associated with collaboration, inventorship, and interpersonal dynamics among faculty scientists in the academic setting
  • Review of the Dana Farber v. Ono Pharmaceuticals holding and how it's holding both clarifies and confuses the issue of inventorship and ownership of IP
  • Provide pragmatic advice for handling, investigating, and communicating about inventorship issues at your institution
  • Explore hypothetical case studies related to inventorship amongst faculty relating to sponsored research, internal collaborations, as well as external collaborations involving industry and start-ups