Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century -- Hearing #4

Federal Trade Commission

10/23/2018 - 09:00 to 10/24/2018 - 17:00

The two-day event will examine the role of intellectual property in promoting innovation from academic, economic, and industry perspectives. The sessions also will examine emerging trends in patent quality and litigation, and include the FTC’s first wide-scale exploration of copyright issues. Drew Hirshfeld, Commissioner for Patents for the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, will present a keynote address on October 24. 

Oct 23-24 agenda


FTC Constitution Center
400 7th St SW
Washington , DC 20024