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Tuesday, April 16th 2013

CEA press conference takes deep dive into patent litigation reform

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The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA):

   

WHAT:

Prior to the 2013 Digital Patriots Dinner, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® will host a press reception focused on the growing and alarming diversion of resources away from innovation as a result of frivolous lawsuits by so-called patent assertion entities (PAEs or patent trolls).

 
Pulling from experiences of CEA member companies, industry experts and Congress, the reception will be a comprehensive look at the impact of PAEs on the American economy and why sensible reform like the Saving High-tech Innovators from Egregious Legal Disputes (SHIELD) Act is necessary.
 

This is event is open to credentialed media only.

 

WHEN:

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
 

WHERE:

The Mayflower Hotel
Georgia Room
1127 Connecticut Ave. N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
 

WHO:

Contacts

Consumer Electronics Association
Grace Ellis, 703-907-5292
gellis@CE.org
or
Laurie Ann Phillips, 703-907-7654
laphillips@CE.org

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