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2019 Patent Law - USPTO

The 14th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute held at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office offers a unique opportunity to join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics, and members of the federal judiciary for two days of presentations on the latest developments in patent law. This year’s highlights include: An Update from the USPTO from Andrei Iancu, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office. An in-depth discussion of the Global Patent Landscape including the influence of countries like China and others on the U.S. patent system and patent enforcement. An update on Section 101 and recent decisions impacting the drafting of patents in the life-sciences and software/technology sectors. A review of the year’s key patent decisions in the Federal Circuit and Supreme Court, and their impact on patent practice. Recent developments and changes in PTAB practices, including an update from Chief Judge Scott Boalick. Discussion of how SEP/FRAND issues are evolving at home and abroad with the growth of the internet of things. Practical guidance on topics ranging from patent insurance to practicing in the cloud. Insight from members of the federal judiciary as part of the popular Judicial Panel. more



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2018 Patent Law - USPTO

The 13th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office offers a unique opportunity to join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary for two days of presentations on the latest developments in patent law, including:  An in-depth discussion on the global patent landscape, with an emphasis on the current state of licensing, enforcing and monetizing patents in the U.S. and overseas. Section 101 and recent decisions impacting software and high tech, as well as current U.S. and international perspectives on patent eligibility in life sciences. Current case law and issues related to Standard Essential Patents and FRAND. PTAB practice tips, as well as a look at proposed legislation and reforms. Ethical issues surrounding technological developments and their impact on how IP legal services are delivered. more



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2017 Patent Law - USPTO

The 12th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office offers a unique opportunity to join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary for two days of presentations on the latest developments in patent law, including:   A discussion on the current patent landscape in the U.S. and overseas, with an emphasis on the state of licensing, enforcing and monetizing patents in the U.S., as well as a look at the impact of practices and policies in the UK, EU and China Section 101 and the impact of recent decisions on software and technology claims, as well as current U.S. and international perspectives on patent eligibility in lifesciences PTAB updates and proceedings: a look at recent decisions from the Federal Circuit, practice tips and tactics based on those decisions, and considerations and strategies in concurrent proceedings before the PTAB and District Courts An examination of ITC and Section 337 Jurisdiction and the impact of recent Federal Circuit decisions affecting IPRs Developments in design patents Willful infringement and the impact of Halo, including discussion on enhanced damages, opinion letters, and attorney’s fees Topics in USPTO practice, including a look at the USPTO’s special programs for Patent Prosecution, changes to the duties of disclosure and the implications of using the Global Dossier, plus enforcement of the USPTO’s ethical standards Presentations from members of the judiciary including a keynote presentation by a Federal Circuit Judge and the popular Judicial Panel Up to 15.00 hours of credit (13.00 hours in Virginia), including 2.00 hours of ethics The Institute is presented by The University of Texas School of Law, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University. more




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2016 Patent Law - USPTO

The Institute offers a unique opportunity to join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums area for two days of presentations on the latest developments in patent law.  The Institute is presented by The University of Texas School of Law, The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and George Mason University School of Law. more




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2015 Patent Law - USPTO

The 10th Annual Advanced Patent Law Institute at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office offers a unique opportunity to join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums area for two days of presentations on the latest developments in patent law.    An in depth look at patentable subject matter: current requirements, interpretations and guidelines from the USPTO and practical guidance for patent practitioners Hot topics in design patent law  Developments in claim construction and the potential impact of Teva Pharmaceuticals PTAB proceedings: Practice tips and strategies and the impact on patent practice and patent owners Key Issues for In-House Counsel Special presentation by the USPTO General Counsel Presentations from members of the judiciary including a Federal Circuit Keynote Presentation and the popular Judicial Panel, moderated by former Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit, Hon. Paul R. Michel, with Hon. Leonard Davis (EDTX), Hon. James F. Holderman (NDIL) and Hon. Liam O’Grady (EDVA) Earn up to 14.75 hours of credit including 2.00 hours of ethics with presentations by David Hricik, Mercer University School of Law and Lisa A. Dolak, Syracuse University College of Law The Institute is presented by The University of Texas School of Law, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and George Mason University School of Law. more




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2014 Patent Law - USPTO

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums discuss timely patent law issues. more




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2013 Patent Law - USPTO

Join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums in the Washington, DC area for two days at the USPTO. This year's program includes updates and new practice tips under the America Invents Act, including: Keynote Presentation by David Kappos, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office The new landscape of the post-grant program, including contested proceedings, supplemental examination, inter partes review, examination of covered business method patents and ex parte reexamination New procedures before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, District Courts and ITC Strategies surrounding the first-to-invent transition Overviews by USPTO staff of their current programs, reissue and third-party preissuance submissions New standards for inequitable conduct, the experimental use exception, willful infringement, standard essential patents, damages and remedies Litigation strategies and the impact of the AIA Update on the Federal Circuit by Honorable Kathleen M. O'Malley of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit "Adversity" ethics issues in patent practice The Institute is one of three Advanced Patent Law Institutes presented by The University of Texas School of Law, each uniquely tailored to its locale. This event is jointly presented with the USPTO and George Mason University School of Law. more



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2012 Patent Law - USPTO

Join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums in the Washington, DC, area, for two days at the USPTO. Don’t miss this year’s in-depth look at the America Invents Act from an insider's perspective on USPTO rules changes to tips from leading patent practitioners on effective prosecution and litigation strategies. The program also includes practice tips on claims drafting; a look at IP development in China; a discussion by Seth Waxman on the Supreme Court’s increases willingness to take on patent-related cases; as well as a keynote presentation by Hon. Timothy B. Dyk of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. The Institute is jointly presented with the USPTO and George Mason University School of Law. more



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2011 Patent Law - Virginia

Join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums in the Washington, DC, area, for two days at the USPTO. You'll receive an insider's perspective on USPTO updates, including View from the Director with David Kappos; tips from leading patent practitioners on effective prosecution and litigation strategies; Top 10 Practice Tips before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences; and much more. The Institute is jointly presented with the USPTO and George Mason University School of Law. more



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2010 Patent Law - Virginia

Join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums in the Washington, DC, area, for two days at the USPTO. The 2010 program highlights include: • USPTO updates from Director David Kappos • Judicial panel with Hon. Richard Linn, Hon. Paul Luckern, and Hon. Liam O'Grady • Patentable subject matter in the wake of Bilski • Effective patent prosecution strategies The Institute is jointly presented with George Mason University School of Law and the USPTO. more



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2008 Patent Law - Virginia

Join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums in the Washington, DC area, for two days at the USPTO. The conference is jointly sponsored with the George Mason University School of Law. more



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2007 Patent Law - Virginia

This conference provides the insider’s perspective on USPTO initiatives, practice rules, developments, and much more. Join USPTO senior staff, leading practitioners, academics and members of the federal judiciary from a variety of courts and forums in the Washington DC area, for two days at the USPTO. The conference is jointly sponsored with the George Mason University School of Law. more



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2006 Patent Law - Virginia

A unique series of presentations by senior USPTO officials, leading academics, practitioners, and members of the judiciary. more



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2005 Patent Law - Virginia

This conference will provide unique insights into the search process, standards of review, quality assurance, forum shopping and selection, global protection of IP, patent reform and USPTO strategic initiatives. more



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