Presentations and Publications

The Indictment of a Ham Sandwich: A Study of the Grand Jury

April 9, 2014, Moyer American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio (with Judge Patrick E. Sheeran)

Intellectual Property Economics 101: Failing to Plan and Planning to Fail

April 8, 2014, Inventors Network, Columbus, Ohio

What's In a Word: Patent Profanity and Claims

October 8, 2013, Inventors Network, Columbus, Ohio

Appellate Skills

April 13, 2013, Moyer American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio (with Judge Peggy L. Bryant)

United States Supreme Court Review: Mayo v. Prometheus Labs

May 8, 2012, Moyer Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio

New Product/Invention Evaluation

July 22, 2011, Inventors Network, Columbus, Ohio

United States Supreme Court Review: Microsoft Corp. v. i4i Ltd. Partnership

May 11, 2011, Moyer American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio

United States Supreme Court Review: Bilski v. Kappos

May 12, 2010, Moyer American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio

United States Supreme Court Review: Pleasant Grove City v. Summum

May 13, 2009, Franklin American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio

Pennsylvania Mom Takes on "Prince" of a Guy: Lenz v. Universal Music Corp.

Winter 2009, Ohio State Bar Association Intellectual Property News

Is the Patent System Broken? - Fixing the Patent System (panel moderator with Ria F. Schalnat, Esq.)

July 11, 2008, Quad City Symposium, Dayton, Ohio

United States Supreme Court Review: Quanta Computer, Inc. v. LG Electronics, Inc.

May 14, 2008, Franklin American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio

Anatomy of a Patent Application

May 13, 2008, Inventors Network, Columbus, Ohio

Obviousness and KSR v. Teleflex

Summer 2007, Ohio State Bar Association Intellectual Property News

United States Supreme Court Review: KSR Int'l Co. v. Teleflex, Inc.

April 11, 2007, Franklin American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio

Language Is No Drag On Infringement: Conoco, Inc. v. Energy Envtl. Int'l

Fall 2006, Ohio State Bar Association Intellectual Property News

"It's Mine!" "No, I saw It First, It's Mine!!" Determining Rights and Ownership in Intellectual Property

September 29, 2006, Legal Issues for Ohio Professional Engineers, Half Moon Seminars, Independence, Ohio

Whose Idea Was This Anyway? Determining Patent Inventorship in a Group Setting

April 27, 2006, Columbus Bar Association, Technology & the Law Committee, Columbus, Ohio

Professionalism in the Practice of Law

September 14, 2005, Franklin American Inn of Court, Columbus, Ohio (with Stephen E. Chappelear, Esq., et al.)