Intellectual Property

Programs & Materials

The documents below are written materials from programs that have been sponsored by the Intellectual Property Litigation Committee. Please note: You must be a Section of Litigation member and be logged in to access the files.

"Video Games, Damages, Patents and the Supreme Court" February 2015, Austin, TX

Soft "IP" Damages
Patent Litigation in Texas: Implications of Daimler v. Bauman
Patent Litigation Part 2: Legislative Update
A Robust Docket: Recent Supreme Court Copyright and Trademark Jurisprudence


ABA Section of Litigation "Core Knowledge" Project 2014–2015

Core Knowledge: Copyright
Core Knowledge: Data Breach Response—Basic Principles under U.S. State and Federal Law
Core Knowledge: Trade Secrets—The Basic Principles and Issues


2014 Section Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ

Patent Trolls—Do They Help or Hurt Innovation and Will New Legislation Kill Them?

ABA Letter to Senators Leahy and Grassley Regarding Patent Legislation Law
Innovation Act H.R. 3309
Patent Trolls—A New Version of the McDonald's Hot Coffee Case
Troll 04.02.14 PowerPoint
Patent Abuse Reduction Act (S 1013)


Best Practices in Proving Intent and Malice: What Can Civil and Criminal Litigators Learn from Each Other?

Written Materials
PowerPoint Presentation