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October 12, 2010
Annual Continuing Legal Education Program
Confronting Change in a New Healthcare Economy: Patents, Antitrust and the Workplace

Speaker: Practitioners, academics and government officials give their views on this timely topic
Time: 8:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Wynne Courtroom
Contact: Shaun Ingram at (317) 278-4789 or

The morning session will focus on pharmaceutical patents and antitrust law, featuring four speakers with a range of experience in the area. IU School of Law - Indianapolis professors Max Huffman and Emily Morris will present a view from the academy based on a paper they are co-authoring. June Im, counsel at the Federal Trade Commission, will present a view from Washington. Tom Barnett, a partner at Covington & Burling in Washington, will present a view from the bar, with a particular emphasis on issues relating to manufacturers of generic pharmaceutical products.

During the afternoon session, speakers will address a range of topics that cater to a broad audience. Robert Armitage, Senior Vice President and General Counsel for Eli Lilly & Company, will discuss patent reform legislation. Ellen Boshkoff, a partner at Baker & Daniels in Indianapolis, will talk about issues relating to outsourcing. Finally, G. Michael Witte, '82, Indiana Disciplinary Commission Executive Secretary and IU School of Law - Indianapolis Professor María Pabón López will deliver a lecture on recent developments in professional responsibility.

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