Dec. 5 – Fox 5
This year the Foundation recognizes the Honorable James F. Holderman, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois. During his more than twenty-five years on the bench, Chief Judge Holderman has presided over numerous cases in all areas of federal jurisdiction. Currently the Northern District of Illinois is one of fourteen United States district courts participating in a ten-year program designed to evaluate the adjudication of patent cases. Chief Judge Holderman teaches IP courses at John Marshall Law School and at the University of Illinois College of Law.