Leveraging Latest Patent Decisions, Navigating New Complexities, Cases to Watch in 2017
Key Lessons on Patent Eligibility, Deference on Appeal, Venue, Estoppel, Continuation Patent Applications, and More
Recording of a 90-minute premium CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will discuss the latest key federal court and PTAB decisions, provide insights into lessons from the decisions for patent counsel and their clients going forward, and offer best practices for handling patent issues in light of the developments.
- Key PTAB decisions
- Supreme Court and Federal Circuit decisions
- What the decisions mean for future cases
- Best practices in light of recent decisions
- What to watch for in 2017
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- How was Cuozzo decision affected claim construction and reviewability?
- How will the district courts apply the new standard for enhanced damages?
- How are the courts applying the framework for patent eligibility created in Alice Corp.?
Joseph E. Palys
Partner, Litigation Department
Mr. Palys focuses his patent practice on litigation, post-grant proceedings, portfolio monetization and... | Read More
Mr. Palys focuses his patent practice on litigation, post-grant proceedings, portfolio monetization and management, and client counseling. His technical experience is primarily in the areas of software, business methods, financial services, computer, network, and electro-mechanical technologies. Mr. Palys leans on his more than 20 years of patent experience to counsel small to very large clients regarding post-grant review proceedings implemented under the AIA, and to provide infringement, validity, and product clearance opinions.Close
Timothy K. Sendek
Lathrop & Gage
Mr. Sendek is an experienced trial lawyer focusing on IP matters. He has litigated and tried patent, trademark and... | Read More
Mr. Sendek is an experienced trial lawyer focusing on IP matters. He has litigated and tried patent, trademark and copyright matters in U.S. District Courts, and before the ITC and the PTAB. Mr. Sendek's practice also includes counseling and patent prosecution before the USPTO. Mr. Sendek has also taught patent litigation as an adjunct professor at the University of Illinois College of Law.Close