4th Annual George Washington Law Post-Grant Roundtable

4th Annual George Washington Law Post-Grant Roundtable

The George Washington University Law School
Speaking Engagement

WilmerHale will sponsor the fourth annual GW Law Post-Grant Roundtable event, where patent leaders from academia, industry, and government will discuss the post-grant practice at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) and how post-grant proceedings continue to change the practice of patent law.

WilmerHale Partner David Cavanaugh will moderate the roundtable discussion.

Topics include:

  • Statistics and Trends in AIA Post-Grant Proceedings
  • Constitutionality of Post-Grant Proceedings (after Oil States)
  • Implications and Trends after SAS
  • Update to the Trial Practice Guide
  • One-Year Bar (Click-to-Call)
  • Issues appealable to the Federal Circuit (after Wi-Fi One)
  • Developments in Real Party-in-Interest
  • Sovereign Immunity
  • Potential Legislative and Rule Changes (e.g., Claim Construction & Motions to Amend)
  • Petitioners and Patent Owners: Successful Strategies
  • The Road Ahead for Post-Grant Proceedings

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