What Every General Counsel Should Know About the Supreme Court’s Recen
On Demand

What Every General Counsel Should Know About the Supreme Court’s Recent Patent Decisions in TC Heartland, Oil States, and SAS


Faculty:
Jonathan Massey |  Suyash Agrawal |  Hans Sauer
Course Levels:
Intermediate
Duration:
1 hour
Format:
Audio and Video
Original Program Date :
Jul 08, 2018


Course Description


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Course Description

This program will introduce in house counsel to the legal rulings and expected implications of three important decisions that the Supreme Court issued in its 2017 term, TC Heartland, Oil States, and SAS.

Course Learning Objectives:

At the end of this webinar, participants will understand the Supreme Court's rulings in TC Heartland, Oil States, and SAS, and they will understand how those cases are likely to affect patent litigation, including in IPR proceedings.

Topics and Agenda

  • Mins 1-5 Intro
  • Mins 5-30: What does TC Heartland Mean?
  • Mins 30-40: Oil States
  • Mins 40-58: SAS
  • Mins 58-60: Closing Statements

CLE Credits

Mandatory CLE Credit

This program may be eligible for a total of 1 CLE credit(s) in a 60 minute state of which 0  are Ethics credits.

This program may be eligible for a total of 1.2 CLE credit(s) in a 50 minute state of which 0  are Ethics credits.

 

STATES THAT MCLE CREDIT HAS BEEN APPROVED 


California

This course has been approved for 1 MCLE General Credit(s) in California of which 0 are Legal Ethics, 0 are Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession, 0 are Prevention, Detection and Treatment of Substance Abuse/Mental Illness that Impairs Professional Competence.


Illinois

This course has been approved for 1 MCLE General Credit(s) in Illinois of which 0 credit(s) qualifies for Professional Responsibility credit.


Ohio

This course has been approved for 1 CLE Credit(s) in Ohio of which 0 credit(s) qualifies for Ethics credit.


Pennsylvania

Select Counsel is an approved provider in the State of Pennsylvania. This course has been approved for 1 CLE Credit(s) in Pennsylvania of which 0 credit(s) qualifies for Ethics credit.


Texas

This course has been approved for 1 MCLE Credit(s) in Texas of which 0 credit(s) qualifies for Ethics credit.


Washington

This course has been approved for 1 CLE Credit(s) in Washington of which 0 credit(s) qualifies for Ethics credit.


Other MCLE Jurisdictions

Reciprocal States: The following jurisdictions allow reciprocity for courses approved in other MCLE jurisdictions:Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, and Oregon.

Self Reporting States: States that allow an attorney to apply or self-report CLE credit are: Alabama, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.


Course Materials

Faculty

Jonathan Massey Related seminars and products: 1

Massey & Gail LLP


In nearly three decades of practice, Jonathan S. Massey has handled a broad variety of complex legal questions in trial and appellate courts, including antitrust, bankruptcy, telecommunications, securities, financial services, tax, environmental, and civil procedure questions, as well as federal and state constitutional issues. He has represented many leading business corporations, former Vice President Al Gore (in Bush v. Gore), Members of Congress, and U.S. states. He has argued over 40 cases in federal and state courts, including three in the U.S. Supreme Court, and has filed briefs in dozens of other matters, including more than 80 in the U.S. Supreme Court alone. He also has an active regulatory practice and has represented clients before the Federal Communications Commission, Federal Trade Commission, Environmental Protection Agency, Food & Drug Administration, and other federal agencies.

PRACTICE FOCUS: Litigation and Dispute Resolution
PRIOR ROLES/EXPERIENCE: Former attorney at Covington & Burling  |  Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
LAW SCHOOL: Harvard University
LOCATION: Washington, DC


Suyash Agrawal Related seminars and products: 1

Partner

Massey & Gail LLP


A member of the trial bar of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Suyash is a stand-up trial lawyer who handles all aspects of complex civil litigation—from pre-suit investigation and discovery through dispositive motion practice and trial. He deals with post-trial proceedings as well as appeals. Suyash’s experience has extraordinary breadth. He has worked on cases involving myriad areas of law including: accounting malpractice, antitrust, art law, bankruptcy, breach of contract, business torts, class actions, deceptive trade practices, defamation, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, energy, false advertising, FCC law, fiduciary duties, fraud, fraudulent transfers, HUD regulations, gaming and casino law, insurance coverage, the Lanham Act, maritime law, mergers and acquisitions, oil and gas law, patent infringement, real property transactions, shareholder oppression, trade secret misappropriation, and unfair competition.

PRACTICE FOCUS: Litigation and Dispute Resolution

PRIOR ROLES/EXPERIENCE: Susman Godfrey LLP | Agrawal Evans LLP
LAW SCHOOL: The University of Chicago Law School

LOCATION: Chicago, IL


Hans Sauer Related seminars and products: 1

Deputy General Counsel, VP for IP, BIO

Biotechnology Industry Organization


MCLE Information for On-Demand

MCLE Information for On-Demand Seminars

General Information

Please note that Select Counsel delivers multiple on-demand courses. Please view a specific course program’s description page or marketing materials for information indicating the jurisdictions a specific program is eligible for credit.

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  • California
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  • Texas
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Select Counsel is an approved accredited provider for in the state of Pennsylvania.  CLE credit is available for all Select Counsel courses. 


Select Counsel does not seek direct accreditation in AL, AK, AZ, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, GU, HI, IN, IA, ID,  KY, LA, MN, NE, ME, MO, MP, MS, MT, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NV, NC, ND, OK, OR,  PR, RI, SC, TN, UT, VI, VA, VT, WI, WV and WY.  However, if there is a high demand for a particular state during the registration process, Select Counsel will consider submitting an application for accreditation in that state. Meanwhile, most states allow for Course Approval Reciprocity or Attorney Submitted Applications for Accreditation.  Please see details below.


Course Approval Reciprocity

Select Counsel has applied for course approval in CA, IL, OH, TX and WA.The following states allow attorneys to earn CLE credit through reciprocity from a course or course provider that meets the basic requirements for approval in that state.  States that allow reciprocity for courses approved in other jurisdictions below.  Click any of the states  below for rules and regulations regarding reciprocity in that  below state.


Self-Reporting/Accreditation States

Select Counsel has submitted applications for course approval in CA, IL, OH, PA, TX, VA and WA. Select Counsel has not submitted applications in the states listed below.  Many states allow attorneys to submit a course for approval and/or self-report their attendance to the their MCLE Board if it has not been submitted by the sponsor of the course. Currently attorneys who participate in a Select Counsel course who want CLE for the states listed below need to apply/report directly with that state. However, if there is a high demand for a particular state during the registration process, Select Counsel will consider submitting an application for accreditation in that state.

  • Alabama
  • Delaware
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • West Virginia
  • Wyoming

At this time, Kansas requires the sponsor of all non-traditional format courses to submit the program application. (Kansas will not accept an application from an individual lawyer).

Please note that some states have accreditation fees. In addition, some states may not approve specific programs, formats, or topics for credit. This list is a general guide only. Specific information about your state accreditation requirements can be found on your state's regulator page. For contact state regulator contact information please visit the Continuing Legal Education Regulators Association at www.clereg.org


Certificates of Attendance and Tracking

For each on-demand seminar, Select Counsel will be tracking your attendance through participation codes that pop up during the presentation. Instructions on how to use these participation codes, along with information about how to retrieve your credit will be provided to you prior, during and after the completion of the program.

Upon completion of the course you will receive a either a state specific certificate of attendance for the courses that Select Counsel applied for or a Uniform Certificate of Attendance for states that have reciprocity or are self applying/reporting states.  

State by State reporting instructions will be included with each certificate of attendance. You will receive this information via email, as well as in a handout that can be accessed before, during and after the course in your customer account.

Participation Reporting

Select Counsel only applies for course approval in the following states: CA, IL, OH, TX, and WA and is an accredited provider in PA.  Select Counsel will report attendance in any of the above states (e.g. PA) that require the provider to report attendance.  For states that allow course approval reciprocity and/or that attorneys are self-reporting/applying, Select Counsel will guide you to the appropriate forms and governing bodies. All information about reporting credit to your state will be provided as a hand out prior, during and after the completion of the course.

A Note About MCLE Credit

The content on this page is for informational and educational purposes only. Each state has its own rules and regulations indicating what qualifies for CLE credit. Certain programs, subjects, and formats may not receive credit in some states and there may be specific rules regarding who may earn credit or the maximum number of credit hours that may be earned with specific formats.  Please contact your state MCLE regulatory entity for specific questions about your MCLE rules. For contact information, go to www.clereg.org

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