Attorney Joan Ellis speaks at Pharma Leaders IP Conference 2015

October 2, 2015
On September 23, 2015, Dickinson Wright Attorney Joan Ellis spoke at the Pharma Leaders IP Conference 2015 in London.

Her talk “Personalized Medicine and Companion Diagnostics” examined patent eligibility in the U.S.; patenting natural/endogenous products in Europe; patenting diagnostic methods in Europe; and infringement considerations. Ms. Ellis was the only invited speaker from the U.S. at the conference.

Joan Ellis is a Member in Dickinson Wright’s Washington, DC office and practices in the patent industry, focusing her practice on assisting clients with patent prosecution and litigation, with a particular emphasis in the chemical and life science fields.

The Pharma Leaders IP Conference 2015 is hosted J.A. Kemp and explores current and future hot topics of interest for pharmaceutical businesses. The agenda topics included:

• Pharma Patent Applications: Where and When to File
• Medical Use Claims in Europe
• Personalized Medicine and Companion Diagnostics
• Supplementary Protection Certificates
• Trademarks and Related Regulatory Matters
• Organizing Litigation Around the World

To learn more about this conference, please click here.
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