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Bill Abrams on Faculty of Patent Disputes Conference

05 Nov 2012
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 5, 2012 — William F. Abrams, a partner with King & Spalding, in Redwood Shores, Calif., will serve on the faculty of the West LegalEdcenter’s Patent Disputes 2012 conference, to be held at the Hilton Santa Clara Hotel on November 14. He will take part in a panel discussion on potential ethics conflicts.

Conference panels will cover perspectives from both in-house counsel and law firms and discuss working through a patent litigation as well as how they would like to improve the process of litigating patent disputes. The conference will be one of the first to discuss the impact of the Apple vs. Samsung trial and verdict.

For more information about the conference, click here.

Abrams is a veteran patent litigator. Over the past 30 years, he has handled numerous intellectual property and business disputes in the United States and internationally, including trying cases to verdict or arbitration award and arguing appeals, for public and private companies in a wide range of industries. Abrams is a consulting professor at Stanford University, where he teaches courses on intellectual property, policy, civil rights, children’s legal issues and the death penalty.

About King & Spalding
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