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Navigating Section 112 Issues in IPR Proceedings: Using Section 112 as a Sword or a Shield

Addressing Section 112 Issues in IPR Petitions, Establishing Priority or Earlier Critical Date of Asserted Reference, and More

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Overcoming 101 Rejections for Computer and Electronics Related Patents

Leveraging USPTO Guidance and Recent Decisions to Meet 101 Patent Eligibility Requirements

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Protecting IP Rights in Joint Development Agreements and Strategic Alliances

Structuring JDAs to Apportion Contributed, Joint and Derivative IP; Planning for Involuntary Early Endings; Avoiding Unintended Consequences

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Navigating the Chinese Patent System: What U.S. Patent Counsel Need to Know

Protecting IP Rights in China, Leveraging New Amendments, Understanding Current Litigation Trends and More

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Double Patenting: Defeating Double Patenting Rejections and Avoiding Terminal Disclaimers

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Evolving PTAB Trial Practice: Navigating Complex Procedural Rules

Strategically Using Routine and Additional Discovery, Requests for Joinder, and Motions to Amend

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Obviousness Standard: Leveraging Latest PTO and Court Guidance

Overcoming Challenges of Obviousness and Attacks on Patent Validity

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Recent Patent Law Webinars

Markush Claims in Patent Prosecution and Litigation: Leveraging Federal Court Guidance

Constructing Group Claims, Navigating Comprising and Consisting of, Avoiding Improper Rejections

Conducted on April 6, 2017

Latest PTAB Decisions: Leveraging Trends in Institution and Final Written Decisions, Understanding Federal Circuit Scrutiny To Date

Conducted on March 30, 2017

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