Category: Speaking Engagements & Firm Events

Don’t Leave Money on the Table! IP Strategies to Grow Profits and Maximize Value

By Hoge Fenton | 09.3.2019 | Speaking Engagements & Firm Events

Join us for a lively business-focused discussion about IP as a business strategy. The discussion will focus on growing revenue, profits, and value, as well as mitigating risk. Corporate attorney Darlene D. Chiang will be your “Counsel for the Day”, leading you through a discussion with Hoge Fenton’s senior IP attorneys on: Building company value and attracting investors or buyers with a robust IP portfolio Generating revenue through licensing, enforcement, and asset sales Identifying and avoiding IP risks Date: October 23, 2019 Time: 7:30 – 8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Program Location: Hoge Fenton 60 South Market St, 2nd Floor San Jose, CA 95113 Hoge Fenton Clients: Please check your email for our invite with registration instructions. Non-Clients: Please RSVP to Wen Chu at wen.chu@hogefenton.com by October 21, 2019. Our Presenters: Amy J. Embert will address patent strategy and the importance of patents in creating value or funding and acquisition. Dana Brody-Brown will address trademark and branding strategy and legal tools for building your brands, keeping your markets open, and mitigating risks. Stephanie 0. Sparks will address the importance of trade secrets, strategies for identifying and protecting trade secrets, and IP litigation. Darlene D. Chiang will take the role of a corporate General Counsel. She will moderate and will focus on the important IP business questions. This seminar is provided as an educational service by Hoge Fenton for clients and friends of the firm. This communique is an overview only, and should not be construed as […]

Sblend Sblendorio and Darlene Chiang to speak at the Dublin Chamber of Commerce’s “Keeping the Profits Flowing” – September 5, 2019

By Hoge Fenton | 08.14.2019 | Speaking Engagements & Firm Events

Presented by Hoge Fenton Attorneys, Sblend Sblendorio and Darlene Chiang Attracting capital requires a strong legal structure. Retaining employees requires fair policies. Getting paid requires adequate credit terms. Protecting your intellectual assets requires diligence. Learn pointers from experienced legal practitioners to keep your profits flowing. Thursday, September 5, 2019 8:15 a.m. Networking, Coffee and Donuts 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Presentation Location: Dublin Library Community Meeting Room 200 Civic Plaza, Dublin This event is FREE and open to the public. Please RSVP to the Dublin Chamber of Commerce at 925-828-6200 or info@dublinchamberofcommerce.org or click here to register online

Webinar: Exporting IT from the US and Europe – a Primer”

By Hoge Fenton | 08.8.2019 | Speaking Engagements & Firm Events

Mackrell International Global Legal Network Invites you to a complimentary webinar presented by export law attorney specialists from Hoge Fenton and SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte “Exporting IT from the US and Europe – a Primer” September 10, 2019 11am EDT; 8am PDT; 5pm CEST For Registration Click Here The rules and laws regulating controlled products from the US and Europe are extensive and complex. Many companies are not familiar with the complicated laws, authorizations and regulations for exporting out of the US or Europe and importing into a third country. Sanctions for non-compliance can range from hefty fines to civil penalties and in certain cases, criminal proceedings. This webinar will cover basics/traps and cyber security issues regarding exporting IT products including the following: US & EU export control approaches and the similarities and differences between the two Guidelines to determine if the product uses or contains encryption Rules applying to exports from the US or the EU Laws controlling the export and the respective agencies enforcing the laws Identify basics/traps on how the export may be blocked by denied lists, prohibitions by regulatory agencies or directives or others. In addition, presenters will review the latest developments and trends in US and EU export control/sanctions regimes Presenters: Dan Minutillo Hoge Fenton Affiliated Attorney San Jose, CA, USA dan.minutillo@hogefenton.com Sven Pohl SKW Schwarz Counsel Hamburg, Germany s.pohl@skwschwarz.de

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