More than meets the eye – Design patents and innovation policy

Capitol Hill Event



July 22, 2014

United States Capitol, SVC 209


  • Rob Keast, Republic 3.0

Opening remarks:

  • David Gerk, Office of Policy and International Affairs, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Expert panel:

  • Rebecca Tushnet, Georgetown University School of Law
  • Julie Hopkins, Tydings & Rosenberg, LLP
  • Geoffrey Manne, International Center for Law and Economics
  • Moderated by Anne Kim, Republic 3.0



Special Focus: Design patents and the next frontier in patent reform