PTAB Master Class Tomorrow!

Tomorrow, the PTAB Bar Association will kick-off its annual conference. The conference will bring together practitioners, in-house counsel, and members of the bench for a dynamic discussion of Patent Trial Appeal Board (PTAB) best practices, recent developments and trends, policy considerations, and more.  This year, we are in-person only!

The 3-day

The Return of In-Person IP Conferences

In the words of princess Elsa…for the first time in forever.…there are a number of in-person IP conferences slated for this fall. (I’ve been cooped up with kids, I make Frozen references now)

First up is IPWatchdog Live 2021 September 12-14 in Dallas, Texas. The multi-day IPWatchdog

Targeting a Moving Target

For those seeking some PTAB-related CLE this month, don’t miss today’s one-hour briefing, entitled: PTAB 2021 – Targeting a Moving Target. Practising Law Institute is presenting the program today at 1pm (EST).

Register (here)

The program will explore the recent uptick in reexamination filings, the current trends with

February Webinar to Provide Insights from the PTAB Bench

Since waiting out the pandemic doesn’t appear to be working, time to get back in the webinar saddle! The February edition of the PatentsPostGrant.com webinar series will be held Wednesday, February 24th@1-2PM(EST). The February program will focus on insights and practice tips from the PTAB Bench,

Webinars This Week on Post-Grant Patent Practice

A few interesting programs this week for those interested in a refresher on patent reexamination, or looking toward 2021 PTAB possibilities.

First, tomorrow (Tuesday) brings one of my favorite CLE programs of the year.   IAM’s IP 2020 (formerly Patent Law & Policy) kicks off tomorrow and runs through

AIPLA Bench & Bar/IPWatchdog Con2020

A few virtual CLE programs on the horizon, including AIPLA’s PTAB Bench & Bar Conference, and the inaugural IPWatchdog Con!

First up, AIPLA’s VIRTUAL PTAB Bench & Bar Conference will be held on August 20th from 3-6PM (EST). This program provides two sessions on Trial Proceedings before the PTAB,