Perspectives on Patents: Harmonization and Other Matters
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Tuesday, July 26, 2005
Time: 02:30 PM



The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Intellectual Property has scheduled a hearing on "Perspective on Patents: Harmonization and Other Matters" for Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at 2:30 p.m. in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Senator Hatch will preside.


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Gerald J. Mossinghoff
    Former Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks and Senior Counsel
    Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt
    Alexandria , VA
  2. Marshall C. Phelps, Jr.
    Corporate Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property
    Microsoft Corporation
    Redmond , WA
  3. Charles E. Phelps
    Provost, University of Rochester
    On behalf of the Association of American Universities
    Rochester , NY
  4. The Honorable Q. Todd Dickinson
    Former Under Secretary of Commerce and Intellectual Property and Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
    Vice President and Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, General Electric Company
    Fairfield , CT
  5. Cristine J. Siwik
    Partner, Rakoczy Molino Mazzochi Siwik LLP
    On behalf of Barr Laboratories, Inc.
    Chicago , IL
  6. David Beier
    Senior Vice President
    Global Government Affairs
    Washington , DC