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Greenberg Traurig’s Herbert H. Finn to Speak at Practising Law Institute’s 2017 Patent Litigation Conference

CHICAGO – Oct. 9, 2017 – Herbert H. Finn, a shareholder at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will be a panelist at Practising Law Institute’s 2017 Patent Litigation Advanced Techniques & Best Practices Conference, Oct. 12-13, at the University of Chicago.

The 2017 conference will offer guidance on trying and managing bench and jury patent trials, as well as U.S. Patent Office post-grant trial proceedings, and the conduct and management of patent litigation. Herb Finn will present “Making Joint Defense and Indemnity Arrangements Benefit Rather than Hinder Patent Litigation Resolution and Costs.” He will discuss the legal and practical considerations of working efficiently with co-defendants and their counsel, including negotiating joint defense agreements; managing costs and responsibilities among numerous parties where positions may conflict; strategies for when to take the lead and when to ride the wave; and managing related issues of indemnification.

Herbert Finn is a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Chicago Intellectual Property Practice. He concentrates his practice on all aspects of patent, trademark, and copyright law, both within the United States and internationally, with a particular emphasis on patent litigation before the District Courts of the United States, the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Federal Circuit, and the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC). He has litigated and tried cases in technology areas that include medical products, mobile communications devices, computer hardware and software, internet/networking technology, LCD technology, and anti-theft prevention equipment. Herb also has experience in obtaining and defending his clients' various intellectual property rights and in the negotiating of all types of agreements related to intellectual property including acquisitions, licenses, non-competes, and non-disclosures.

About Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GTLaw) has more than 2,000 attorneys in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East and is celebrating its 50th anniversary. GTLaw has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, was named the largest firm in the U.S. by Law360 in 2017, and among the Top 20 on the 2016 Am Law Global 100. Web: Twitter: @GT_Law.