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Wayne Stacy Discusses Key IP Strategies at Upcoming Silicon Valley Conference

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PALO ALTO, April 18, 2018 – Baker Botts is taking part in IP Counsel Café’s Annual Silicon Valley Conference, “A New Era for IP Owners: Confronting the Penalties of Globalization” in Palo Alto on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.

Baker Botts Partner Wayne Stacy will be joined by former Chief Federal Circuit Judge Rader and PTAB Vice Chief Judge Scott Weidenfeller on an esteemed panel discussing “Evolving Litigation & IPR Strategies.”

Mr. Stacy is a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property group with twenty years of experience litigating high stakes patent and trade secret cases. A first-chair trial lawyer and ‘renowned patent litigator,’ Mr. Stacy is skilled in competitor-against-competitor cases where injunctions and large damages are at issue. He has tried cases in leading patent jurisdictions such as the Northern District of California and the Eastern District of Texas and has represented clients before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).

To view the full event agenda, click here.

With over 180 IP lawyers and patent professionals, holding over 220 technical degrees, Baker Botts has an incredibly deep bench of practitioners with a wealth of experience in patent litigation, patent prosecution and post-grant proceedings. Baker Botts’ IP practice also authors the PTAB Trials Blog, which provides a unique perspective on news, trends and analysis of PTAB proceedings as they evolve, including IPRs, CBMRs, and post-grant reviews (PGRs), and the wide-ranging impact the proceedings have on the patent litigation landscape.

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