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WilmerHale Webinar: The Proposed Rules for Post-Grant Procedures

September 2, 2015 | Webinar

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  • Webinar


-WilmerHale Webinar: The Proposed Rules for Post-Grant Procedures

On August 20, 2015, the US Patent Office published proposed rule changes and responses to comments received from their 2014 listening tour as well as their request for feedback on post-grant proceedings instituted by the America Invents Act.

During this webinar, WilmerHale Partners Dave Cavanaugh and Greg Lantier discuss the changes and how they will affect post-grant procedures and implications for effective strategies for both patent owners and petitioners.

The topics include the following with explanation on the related rules: 

  • Testimonial evidence at preliminary response 
  • Real Party in Interest issues
  • Change from a page limit to a word count limit
  • Clarification of aspects to the process

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