Patent Office Trials and Post Grant Procedures

The law and procedures for trials before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) have changed significantly in recent years. The Post Grant Bootcamp (PGB) includes comprehensive lectures and an interactive, hands-on workshop

Who Should Attend?

  • U.S. corporate counsel and private practice attorneys
  • Patent attorneys and agents from abroad
  • Participants should have basic knowledge of U.S. patent law

COVID Safety Protocols

COVID safety protocols will be implemented as required by the US CDC, including Federal, State and local guidelines. 

Topics Covered

Patent Office Trials
  • Inter Partes Review (IPR), Post-Grant Review (PGR),Covered Business Method Review (CBM)
  • Differences between the USPTO and District Court litigation
  • Estoppel, real party in interest, discovery and filing deadlines

Other Post Grant Procedures

  • Certificates of Correction
  • Reexamination and Supplemental Examination
  • Reissue Applications

Post Grant Workshop

  • Hypothetical Problem including Papers filed by Parties and PTO Institution Decision
  • Participant Teams
  • Mock Conference Call with Administrative Patent Judge
  • Mock Final Oral Hearing

Seminar Date:

June 29, 2023 - June 30, 2023

Approximate Class Times:

Daily : 9:00am – 5:00pm

Cost: $799.00 USD

Includes all lecture materials and social events. Discounts are available to In-House Counsel. Email for discount rate. 
*Note: Registration for this seminar is not required if already registered for the Summer Patent Seminar

CLE Credit Available:

BSKB will apply for an estimated 12 hours of Virginia Continuing Legal Education credit will be available-including 1 hour of ethics credit. Virginia CLE credit was obtained for past programs, which credit has been recognized by other states.

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