Licensing Trade Secrets: Risks and Benefits, License and Payment Terms, Boilerplate Language
Avoiding Litigation, Allocating Risk, and Maximizing Trade Secret Value
Recording of a 90-minute premium CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will prepare IP counsel to craft trade secret licenses. The panel will discuss the risks and benefits and review key clauses. The panel will outline best practices for structuring the agreement to avoid litigation, allocate risk, and maximize value.
- Risks and benefits
- License terms
- Payment terms
- Boilerplate language
- Best practices
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- How can counsel prevent the loss of trade secrets?
- What are the key contract terms to include in a trade secret license?
- What pitfalls should be avoided?
- What factors must be considered to avoid or minimize litigation?
- What lessons can be learned from recent court decisions?
John M. Augustyn
Leydig Voit & Mayer
Mr. Augustyn is currently active in all facets of patent litigation, client counseling, and prosecution, particularly... | Read More
Mr. Augustyn is currently active in all facets of patent litigation, client counseling, and prosecution, particularly in the mechanical arts. He also manages the patent prosecution for several international corporations. Furthermore, he has extensive experience in the drafting and negotiation of agreements relating to intellectual property, including patent licenses, technology licenses, joint venture agreements, and research and development agreements.Close
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton
Mr. Krieger is a first chair inter partes review and post-grant review litigator with a tremendously successful track... | Read More
Mr. Krieger is a first chair inter partes review and post-grant review litigator with a tremendously successful track record for challenging third-party patents as well as defending against patent challenges brought before the PTAB. He also serves as an adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law where he teaches a course on PTAB studies. As a registered patent attorney, Mr. Krieger also focuses on client counseling, district court litigation, and patent prosecution. His technical focus includes chemistry, chemical engineering, biotechnology, medical devices, metallurgy, nanotechnology, mechanical engineering and consumer products. He has significant experience managing large domestic and international patent portfolios in these industries. Mr. Krieger lectures and publishes frequently on various intellectual property topics.Close