Monday, June 8, 2020
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Filing and Prosecuting Patent Applications
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Filing and Prosecuting Patent Applications (Cont'd)
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
Patent Term and Patent Adjustment
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Statutory Subject Matter Breakout Sessions
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Novelty (35 U.S.C. §102)
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Novelty (35 U.S.C. §102) (Cont'd)
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Novelty (35 U.S.C. §102) (Cont'd)
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Duty of Disclosure
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Duty of Disclosure (Cont'd)
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Double Patenting and Restriction Practice
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Disclosure Requirements (35 U.S.C. § 112) Breakout Sessions
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Inventorship, Ownership and Derivation
3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Thursday, June 11, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Non-obviousness – Inventive Step (35 U.S.C. §103)
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Non-obviousness – Inventive Step (35 U.S.C. §103) (Cont'd)
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Priority and Continuing Application Practice
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Priority and Continuing Application Practice (Cont'd)
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Friday, June 12, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Patent Appeals and Petitions
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Strategies for Prosecuting U.S. Patent Applications
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Strategies for Prosecuting U.S. Patent Applications (Cont'd)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Q&A Session 1
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Monday, June 15, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Technology Groups – Session 1
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Choose One:

  • Electrical Patent Prosecution
  • Mechical Patent Prosecution
  • Chemical Patent Prosecution
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Technology Groups – Session 1 (Cont'd)
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

Choose One:

  • Electrical Patent Prosecution
  • Mechical Patent Prosecution
  • Chemical Patent Prosecution
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Technology Groups – Session 2
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Choose One:

  • Biological Patent Practice
  • Alternatives to Patents for Protecting Computer Technology
  • Design Patents
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Infringement
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Post Grant Modification and Review of Patents by the USPTO
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Post Grant Modification and Review of Patents by the USPTO (Cont'd)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Post Grant Modification and Review of Patents by the USPTO (Cont'd)
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Invention Priority Concepts and Removing Prior Art Under Pre-AIA Law and AIA Law
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Claim Construction and Literal Infringement
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Claim Construction and Literal Infringement (Cont'd)
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
European Guest Lecturer
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Monday, June 22, 2020
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Doctrine of Equivalents and its Limitations – Part I
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Doctrine of Equivalents and its Limitations – Part I (Cont'd)
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Doctrine of Equivalents and its Limitations – Part II
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Doctrine of Equivalents and its Limitations – Part II (Cont'd)
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Introduction to Workshop Problem & Negotiation Workshop Introduction
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
9:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Negotiation Workshop: Team Meetings and Read Materials
9:30 AM - 11:15 AM
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Negotiation Workshop: Team Meetings
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Negotiation Workshop: First Negotiation Session
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Negotiation Workshop: Second Negotiation Session
2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Negotiation Workshop: Final Negotiation Session
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Intro to U.S. Courts and Intro to Litigation Workshop
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Discovery
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Introduction to Markman
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Litigation Workshop: First Session
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
Litigation Workshop: First Session (Cont'd)
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Post-Markman Discussion
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, June 25, 2020
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Litigation Workshop: Second Session
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Litigation Workshop: Second Session (Cont'd)
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Litigation Workshop: Second Session – Hearing
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
Workshops: Final Discussion
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Q&A Session 2
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM