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AIPLA/USPTO Road Show Series - Enhancing Patent Quality
         and Conducting AIA Trials

​Registration ​Program   

Announcing three in-depth seminars in locations across the country this August, to provide you with updates and insight you need to practice in an ever-evolving environment! 


Santa Clara, CA
August 24, 2015

Santa Clara University

 500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

(co-sponsored by the High Tech Law Institute of Santa Clara Law)

Dallas, TX
August 26, 2015

The Belo Mansion
2101 Ross Avenue
Dallas, TX 75201

 (co-sponsored by the IP Section of the Dallas Bar Association)

Alexandria, VA
August 28, 2015

USPTO, Madison Auditorium​
600 Delaney Street
Alexandria, VA 22314


Interact with PTAB judges and USPTO officials; learn about USPTO’s new quality initiatives, proposed amendments to PTAB trial rules, and hot issues in PTAB trials; and watch a LIVE, in person PTAB hearing at each location

Hear from high level USPTO representatives from the Office of Patent Quality and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, who will walk attendees through changes in the rules, as well as experienced practitioners who have examined how these changes will impact patent practice going forward, and provide useful tips on how to adapt.

Learn about:
  • The Enhanced Quality Initiative, featuring a USPTO Discussion of the stakeholder feedback and how the initiatives may impact practice before the USPTO
  • Drafting Applications to Survive and Thrive During Examination and Trial in light of recent case law
  • The State of the Board
  • Hot issues in PTAB trials, including coordination of district court cases and PTAB proceedings, appeals to the federal circuit, and any changes imposed by patent
  • And More!


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Registration Form