Private Resolution of International Intellectual Property Disputes

2008 International Arbitration Summer Session Seminar

Private Resolution of International

Intellectual Property Disputes

Sponsored by:

American University Washington College of Law

in cooperation with the

World Intellectual Property Organization

Arbitration and Mediation Center

Monday, June 2, 2008

International Student Lounge (Room 608)

4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

Washington, D.C.

8:30 A.M. – 9:00 A.M. Continental Breakfast

9:00 A.M. - 9:15 A.M. Welcome and Opening Remarks

Dr. Horacio Grigera Naón

Director, International Arbitration Program

American University Washington College of Law

Eun-Joo Min
Head, Legal Development Section
WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center

9:15 A.M. – 10:30 P.M. Disputes under the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Rules

Jay I. Alexander
Of Counsel

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP

David Kelly

Partner and Chair, Trademark and Copyright Practice Group

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP


Eun-Joo Min
Head, Legal Development Section
WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center

Moderator: Associate Dean Christine Haight Farley

Associate Director, Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Law Clinic

Co-Director, Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property

American University Washington College of Law

10:30 A.M. – 11:00 A.M. Coffee and Tea Break

11:00 A.M. – 12:15 P.M. Current Issues Regarding the Arbitration/Mediation of International IP Disputes

M. Scott Donahey
Independent Arbitrator and Mediator

Deborah Enix-Ross
Litigation Practice Group Manager

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

David W. Plant
Independent Arbitrator and Mediator

Moderator: Professor Joshua Sarnoff

Assistant Director, Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Law Clinic

American University Washington College of Law

12:30 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. Lunch