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The AIPLA Quarterly Journal, a publication of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, is housed at the George Washington University Law School and is edited and managed by an Editorial Board of intellectual property experts and a staff of law students under the direction of the Editor-in-Chief, Professor Joan Schaffner.
The Quarterly Journal is dedicated to presenting materials relating to intellectual property matters and is published four times per year. Editorial Board members (all of whom are lawyers) are selected based upon demonstrated interest and experience, and student staff members are selected from the students of the GWU Law School.
Eric D. Blatt, Lian Huang
Do Heightened Quality Incentives Improve the Quality of Patentability Decisions?: An Analysis of Trend Divergences During the Signatory Authority Review Program
Despite widespread consensus that the quality of patentability determinations must be improved, there has been no agreement as to how this objective should be pursued. A lack of understanding as to the effects of the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) production and quality incentive policies may have presented a barrier to such
Connor J. Hansen
Virtually Equivalent: Applying the Doctrine of Equivalents to Patented Inventions Depicted in Virtual Reality
Jessica E. Gopiao
AIPLA Virtual Water Cooler - August Meetup
August 4, 2021 3:00 PM to 4:00 PMJoin us on August 4th at 3:00 pm, EDT for our Virtual Water Cooler. Drop in and catch up with colleagues old and new at this informal networking meetup. All are welcome.
2021 Virtual Patent Trial and Appeal Board Bench & Bar
August 5, 2021 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM | No CLEThe 2021 Virtual Patent Trial and Appeal Board Bench & Bar program will be an informative, interactive program covering topics including practical guidance for AIA trials and ex parte appeals, as well as various PTAB initiatives. The PTAB Bench & Bar program is a four-hour program designed for new and experienced practitioners who want useful, timely content to help them in their practice before the PTAB.
PTAB LEAP Oral Hearing Boot Camp
August 20 to September 17, 2021 | No CLEIn furtherance of the LEAP initiative, the PTAB and AIPLA are jointly organizing an oral hearing virtual boot camp in which practitioners will be able to present an argument before sitting PTAB judges and obtain invaluable feedback post-argument. The boot camp will be held mainly on Friday's beginning August 20.
2021 Virtual Data Road Show
September 30, 2021 12:00 AM | 180 minutes of CLEThe 2021 Data Roadshow is a virtual half-day program wholly devoted to all things data with a focus on artificial intelligence and machine learning-enabled technology. The program will include a keynote and a series of panel discussions that seek to address many of the data related challenges companies face on a day-to-day basis, followed by a networking event.
AIPLA 2021 Annual Meeting
October 28 to 30, 2021We look forward to seeing you in-person at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center for our 2021 Annual Meeting, which will bring IP professionals together to network, learn, & grow, among the best and brightest in IP Law.