Biotechnology/Chemical/Pharmaceutical Customer Partnership

 

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

United States Patent and Trademark Office

USPTO Main Campus (Alexandria), Madison Auditorium

&

USPTO Rocky Mountain Regional Office (Denver), Byron G. Rogers Federal Building,

Longs Peak A Conference Room (2nd Floor)

 

 

9:00 – 9:20am (MDT)

11:00 – 11:20am (EDT)

Welcoming and Opening Remarks

Jerry Lorengo

Director, TC1600, USPTO (Alexandria)

 

Daniel Sullivan

Director, TC1600, USPTO (Denver)

 

Wanda Walker

Director, TC1600, USPTO (Alexandria)

 

Michael Carone

Regional Manager, USPTO (Denver)

 

9:20 – 10:30am (MDT)

11:20am – 12:30pm (EDT)

Patent Quality Initiatives









Quality & Best Practices In Prosecution Interactions









Patent Quality in Biotech and Chem

Valencia Martin-Wallace

Deputy Commissioner for Patent Quality, USPTO

(Alexandria)

 

Esther Kepplinger

Chief Patent Counselor, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

(Alexandria)

 

Robert Stoll

Partner, Drinker Biddle

(Alexandria)

 

10:30 – 11:00am (MDT)

12:30 – 1:00pm (EDT)

Break (Lunch for Alexandria)

 

 

 

11:0011:50am (MDT)

1:00 – 1:50pm (EDT)

 

Recent Updates in Patent Term Adjustment and Patent Term Extension 

 

Mary Till

Senior Advisor, OPLA, USPTO (Alexandria)

 

Kery Fries

Senior Advisor, OPLA, USPTO (Alexandria)

 

11:50am12:50pm (MDT)

1:50 – 2:50pm (EDT)

 

Filing Sequence Listings in International and National Stage Applications

 

 

 

Susan Wolski

International Patent Legal Administration, USPTO

(Alexandria)

 

 

12:50 –1:20pm (MDT)

2:503:20pm (EDT)

Break (Lunch for Denver)

 

 

 

 

 

1:20 – 2:50pm (MDT)

3:20 – 4:50pm (EDT)

Interim Guidance on Patent Subject Matter Eligibility

Raul Tamayo

Senior Legal Advisor, OPLA, USPTO

(Denver)

 

June Cohan

Legal Advisor,  OPLA, USPTO (Alexandria)

 

 

2:50 – 3:00pm (MDT)

4:50 – 5:00pm (EDT)

Closing Remarks/Discussion

Michael Carone

Regional Manager, USPTO (Denver)

 

Jerry Lorengo

Director, TC1600, USPTO (Alexandria)

 

Daniel Sullivan

Director, TC1600, USPTO (Denver)

 

Wanda Walker

Director, TC1600, USPTO (Alexandria)

 

 

The USPTO looks forward to hearing the individual views from its customers and does not intend to use this forum to seek or arrive at any consensus.  This customer partnership is formed with full recognition of the USPTO's responsibility under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), and accordingly, is not established as FACA compliant committee. 

                                                           

 

Registration Information

 

Please email USPTOBCP1600@USPTO.GOV to register by April 3, 2015. Please include BCP Registration in the email subject line.  In the email body, please include the following information:

      Your name, title and organization

      Contact information (e-mail, phone, etc.)

      Your attending location (Alexandria, San Jose, or online).

 

 

Directions and Parking information

 

East Coast Location: USPTO Headquarters, Alexandria, Virginia        

    Directions: http://www.uspto.gov/about/contacts/locations/directions.jsp

    Campus map: http://www.uspto.gov/about/locations/alexandriaoffice.jsp

    Parking options: http://www.uspto.gov/about/contacts/locations/directions.jsp#heading-6

 

Denver location: USPTO Rocky Mountain Regional Office (Denver), Byron G. Rogers Federal Building,

Longs Peak A Conference Room (2nd Floor)

 

      Directions: http://www.uspto.gov/about-us/uspto-locations/denver-colorado

      Parking Options: http://www.uspto.gov/about-us/uspto-locations/denver-colorado

 

For information on past and future meetings and presentations, please go to http://www.aipla.org/committees/committee_pages/Biotechnology/usptobcp/default.aspx

and

http://www.uspto.gov/patents/init_events/bcp/index.jsp

 

 

 See the BCP's PTO web page http://www.uspto.gov/web/patents/biochempharm/  for the official announcement for the next meeting close to the final date.

For questions about obtaining these materials
contact Sue Liu at SueX.Liu@USPTO.GOV

To be placed on the BCP's e-mail announcement list 
contact Sue Liu at SueX.Liu@USPTO.GOV

Prior Meetings

  Meeting, September 17, 2014 _ PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting, April 16, 2014 _ PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting, December 9, 2013 _ PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting, September 10, 2013 _ PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  January 29, 2013  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  September 5, 2012  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  June 6, 2012  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  March 6, 2012  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  December 1, 2011  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  September 13, 2011  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  June 8, 2011  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  March 2, 2011  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  December 8, 2010  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  September 8, 2010  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  June 1, 2010  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  March 2, 2010  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  December 9, 2009  - PowerPoint slides are here

  Meeting  September 2, 2009  - Power Point slides are here

  Meeting  June 2, 2009  - Power Point slides are here

  Meeting  March 3, 2009  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting  December 3, 2008  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting  September 9, 2008  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting  June 4, 2008  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting  March 12, 2008  - Power Point slides are here    

    Meeting  December 4,  2007  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting  September 12, 2007  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting  June 13, 2007  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting  March 6, 2007  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting  December 5, 2006  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting  September 13, 2006  -
Power Point slides are here

   Meeting  June 13, 2006  - Power Point slides are here    

    Meeting  March 7, 2006  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting November 10, 2005  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting June 15, 2005  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting March 15, 2005  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting December 8, 2004  - Power Point slides are here

    Extra AIPLA Oct. 2004 -  Power Point slides are here 

    Meeting August 3, 2004  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting April 27, 2004  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting February 3, 2004  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting October 29, 2003  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting July 29, 2003  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting April 29, 2003  - Power Point slides are here

   Meeting January 14, 2003  - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting October 8, 2002 - Power Point slides are here

    Meeting July 9, 2002  - PTO site here has Agenda, but no links to the presentations

    Meeting March 19, 2002  - PTO site here has a notice for meeting, but no Agenda

   Meeting November 15, 2001  - PTO site here (link hidden to public) has Power Point slides 

    Meeting August 7, 2001  - PTO site here (link hidden to public) has Power Point slides

    Meeting April 17, 2001  - Power Point slides are here