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10/28 - PM Concurrent Track 1 - Patent
October 28, 2022 2:15 PM to 3:45 PM
90 CLE Minutes
Moderator: Brian C. Genco, Meunier Carlin & Curfman LLC, Atlanta, GA
Sufficiency of Written Description for Claimed Ranges
Gunjan Agarwal, Fox Rothschild LLP, Pittsburgh, PA
Staying In/Out of PTAB Proceedings: What to Know About Standing to Appeal and Forum Selection Clauses
David A. Gosse, Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP, Chicago IL
Gag Gift from the Supreme Court: The State of Patent Subject Matter Eligibility in the Wake of American Axle and Other Recent Section 101 Analysis
Philip W. Harris, Holland & Hart LLP, Salt Lake City, UT
Meunier, Carlin & Curfman | Patent AgentBrian has a proven track record of prosecuting patent applications globally and advocating for robust patent rights on behalf of his clients. Building on his foundation as an electrical engineer, he is passionate about learning new technologies and collaborating with engineers and scientists to identify, expand and protect the inventions they develop.
Fox Rothschild LLP | PartnerA registered patent attorney, Gunjan works closely with domestic and international clients to assist in development and management of worldwide patent portfolios. Her practice includes preparation and prosecution of patent applications in the United States and internationally; opposition and appeal proceedings; strategic patent counseling; preparation of intellectual property (IP) related opinions (e.g., invalidity opinions, non-infringement opinions, freedom to operate opinions, etc.); preparation, negotiation and enforcement of nondisclosure, research and development and licensing agreements.
Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery | PartnerDavid A. Gosse represents clients in PTAB and district court litigation, with deposition and courtroom experience in both venues. His practice also includes acquisition of patent rights in the electronic, software, and mechanical fields. Dave is a partner with Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery in Chicago, Illinois; and he is the outgoing chair of the AIPLA PTAB Trial Committee.
Holland & Hart | PartnerPhil Harris is a Partner at Holland & Hart in Salt Lake City UT. He focuses his practice on preparing and prosecuting U.S. and foreign patent applications within the electrical engineering and mechanical arts, and contesting intellectual property disputes. Phil prepares validity, infringement, freedom-to-operate, and patentability opinions, and brings substantial experience drafting petitions and replies, patent applications, invention disclosures, expert declarations, and related documents for ex parte and inter partes disputes at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Phil counsels clients ranging from small, venture-backed start-ups to multinational companies.