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Video Now Available! Competition and Intellectual Property: Teeing Up the Issues Facing Congress and the Administration

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November 16, 2017 – Video of the November 7th event “Competition and Intellectual Property: Teeing Up the Issues Facing Congress and the Administration,” is now available on the TPI website.

Panelists discussed the conflicting views effects of past patent legislation, court decisions, and reforms at the U.S. Patent Office and whether additional Congressional action is needed and, if so, what that legislation should include. As well as controversial policies regarding standard setting organizations and the licensing of standard-related intellectual property adopted by the Antitrust Division during the last administration.

Participants for the event were:

Tina ChappellAssociate General Counsel and Global Director of Intellectual Property Policy, Intel Corp.
Andrew Finch, Principal Deputy Assistant AttorneyGeneral, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice
Tyler GrimmLegislative Director, Darrell Issa, Representative, California
Caroline HollandTech Policy Fellow, Mozilla Foundation
Tad LipskyAdjunct Professor, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University
Paul MichelChief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (retired)
Jamie SimpsonCounsel, Senate Judiciary Committee
Urska PetrovčičSenior Consultant, Criterion Economics

This video and video from past events hosted by the Technology Policy Institute are available on the TPI YouTube channel.

Ashley Benjamin, 202-828-4405, abenjamin@techpolicyinstitute.org

The Technology Policy Institute

The Technology Policy Institute is a non-profit research and educational organization that focuses on the economics of innovation, technological change, and related regulation in the United States and around the world. More information is available at http://www.techpolicyinstitute.org/.