IN-HOUSE COUNSEL EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: How Corporations Select and Work with their Outside ITC Counsel

February 25, 2015 9:15am

Peter C. Toto
Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property Department
Sony Corporation of America (Park Ridge, NJ)

John Scott
Vice President & Legal Counsel
Qualcomm Incorporated (San Diego, CA)

Thomas V. Miller
Chief Patent Counsel Vice President, Intellectual Property

Panel Moderator:

Sean C. Cunningham
DLA Piper LLP (San Diego, CA)

  • Relevant considerations when selecting outside counsel
  • Deciding whether or not to see resolution at the ITC:
    What in-house counsel want to know about initiating a case
  • How to protect trade secrets during a case
  • Identifying and preparing key corporate personnel for deposition and trial testimony
  • Understanding how in-house counsel assess available remedies