John Cheek is Deputy IP Counsel with Caterpillar Inc. with responsibility for design protection, brand protection, intellectual property licensing, and M&A and other transactions, copyrights, aftermarket parts protection, and patent clearance and disputes.
Mr. Cheek has worked in the IP field for 21 years and holds an undergraduate degree in Mathematics and Economics from Wabash College and completed additional undergraduate studies in Physics and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Dayton and Bradley University.
He also holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Dayton and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.
November 21, 2014 @ 11:15 – 12:45 PM
Panel 2: Functionality”