This half-day seminar will cover important and interesting PTAB developments from 2019. Learn the finer points of issues related to post-grant proceedings, including sovereign immunity, real-parties-in-interest, and discretionary denials of IPRs. The program will also address the impact of the Supreme Court’s SAS decision on IPRs and will discuss potential strategies for patent owners to mitigate the effects of post-grant proceedings.
12:00 – 12:45 Registration and Lunch
12:45 – 12:55 Welcome Remarks by Bruce DeRenzi, NJIPLA President
12:55 – 1:00 Introduction Remarks by Matthew Hartman, PTAB Chair
1:00 – 1:50 Tips to Mitigate the Effect of IPRs
Matthew A. Pearson and Ruben H. Munoz, Akin Gump
1:50 – 2:40 PTAB Precedential Decisions on Discretion to Institute Inter Partes Review
Angela Verrecchio, Johnson & Johnson
2:40 – 3:00 Refreshment Break
3:00 – 3:30 A View from the PTAB Bench
PTAB Judge Robert Weinschenk
3:30 – 4:20 Impact of SAS Institute Inc. v. Iancu on PTAB Institutions and Proceedings
Mark J. Feldstein, Finnegan
4:20 – 5:10 Update on Supreme Court decisions that will impact PTAB Proceedings
Christopher Loh, Venable LLP
5:10 – 5:15 Closing Remarks
Thank You To Our Sponsor!
CLE: All credits are pending confirmation.
New Jersey: 4.5 CreditsNew York: 4.5 CreditsPennsylvania: 4.0 Credits
ParkingFree self-parking. Park in the rear to easily access the main entrance to the American Beauty Rooms A and B (Level 2).
Shuttle BusA free shuttle bus will be available to and from Embassy Suites and Berkeley Heights Train Station or Netherwood Train Station during the program. When you arrive at the train station, please call (908) 897-1970.
Our annual Patent Litigation Seminar will feature an outstanding slate of speakers addressing hot-button patent litigation topics.
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
SponsorshipNJIPLA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for our events. Benefits are recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website and acknowledgement of sponsorship during the event welcome remarks and Includes five registrations to the sponsored event. Put your logo on the next email blast and become a sponsor today! To be a sponsor email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shuttle BusA free shuttle bus will be available to and from APA Hotel Woodbridge and Metropark Train Station during the day of the program. When you arrive at the train station, please call the hotel's front desk (732) 494-6200.
Dinner registration will be open in the fall. New this year, dinner wine service will be included in the reception and dinner rate.
*Table for 10 Reservation
A table has a total of 10 seats, which includes 1 seat reserved for an Honored Guest. NJIPLA does not guarantee an Honored Guest at each table. The Honored Guest may also bring a guest, and if so, NJIPLA will add a seat to your table at no additional cost. Your firm's 9 Guest Names for the table must be provided by April 30.
Hotel Sleeping Room ReservationThese accommodations are offered on a first-come, first-served basis until April 30, 2020. A special NJIPLA room rate of $149.00 a night (excluding tax) has been established.
Free self-parking. Park in the rear to easily access the main entrance to the Reception and American Beauty Ballroom (Level 2).
A free shuttle bus will be available to and from Embassy Suites and Berkeley Heights Train Station or Netherwood Train Station during the day of the dinner. When you arrive at the train station, please call the hotel's front desk (908) 897-1970.
Refund / Cancellation Policy
No refunds or cancellations after April 30, 2020. Dinner reservations are transferable.
NJIPLA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for our 2020 Jefferson Medal Dinner. Benefits are recognition in our pre-event emails, logo and link on the NJIPLA website, acknowledgement of sponsorship during the event welcome remarks, and much more.
Congratulatory artwork must be submitted to email@example.com no later than April 30, 2020. All submissions are subject to the review and approval of NJIPLA in its sole discretion.
Specification - Size: 6' W x 9' H, Color: Black/White only, Artwork Format: PDF. Limit 1 page per firm/company.
Content is limited to appropriate expression of honor to the Jefferson Medal award recipient:
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