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May Luncheon Featuring author Ken Sibley, Attorney with Myers, Bigel, Sibley & Sajovek, P.A.,

Price: $30.00

Date: May 9, 2014


Join NCER for our next luncheon on Friday, May 9th at Prestonwood Country Club in Cary at 11:45am.

Ken Sibley, Attorney with Myers, Bigel, Sibley & Sajovek, P.A., will discuss key factors in determining accurate business forecasts in his talk “Value Added Business Forecasting.”  The meeting is open to members and invited guests, and the cost is $30.00.

Sibley, an attorney with Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, P.A., a full-service intellectual property firm with an emphasis on patent law, and is the largest independent patent law firm in North Carolina, will discuss some basic issues in patent law that every businessperson should be aware of and the recent changes in patent law and its application.

Ken Sibley has been practicing intellectual property law since 1985, and focuses his practice in biotechnology, chemical and biomedical device areas. Ken received his Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, from Lycoming College, his Master of Arts from the University of Rochester, and his Juris Doctor from Duke University.  He has been a Senior Lecturing Fellow at the Duke University School of Law since 1995 and an Adjunct Associate Professor of the Practice in the Pratt School of Engineering at Duke University from 2007-2010, where he teaches courses on patent law and practice.

Sibley is an author and editor of The Law and Strategy of Biotechnology Patents, 1994 (Butterworth Heineman), and has authored or co-authored numerous articles relating to patent law, including an article entitled “Avoiding the Obvious,” appearing in the February 2009 issue of Nature Biotechnology.

In 2004, Ken was ranked as the #1 patent and intellectual property lawyer in North Carolina by Business North Carolina magazine, and in 2005 was inducted into the magazine’s Legal Elite Hall of Fame. Ken has been included in The Best Lawyers in America from 2008 to 2013, and for the past fifteen years has received a Martindale-Hubbell® AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating.

“We are very excited to have an attorney of Ken’s caliber speak with us about patent law and its application,” said Chambers. “His vast experience with intellectual property and patent law will provide important insight and knowledge that can greatly benefit business owners.”


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Cary, North Carolina
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