Columbia University

Technology Ventures

Patent Monetization & Enforcement: Tales from the Trenches

Panel discussion with Garrard Beeney (Partner and Co-Head of the Intellectual Property and Technology Group at Sullivan & Cromwell), Ian McClure (Director at the Office of Technology Commercialization at the University of Kentucky, and former IPXI), Phil Hartstein (President and CEO of Finjan), John Veschi (CEO of Marquis Technologies and Former CEO of Rockstar), and Jeff Sears (Associate General Counsel and Chief Patent Counsel at Columbia University) discuss the future of IP and changes in licensing landscape cased by the new patent laws; provide their advice for startups who believe their IP is being infringed by large companies; and talk about patent strategies for tech startups vs. biopharma startups. Listen to the podcast here.