West Coast Lunchtime Legal Briefing Teleconference - Patent Challenges at the USPTO: What You Need to Know to Make Effective Use of Post-Grant Challenges

July 23, 2013

This presentation will provide an overview of post-grant review challenges at the PTO, discuss the pros and cons of each, share insights derived from recent post-AIA PTO trials, and explore the interplay between district court and PTO proceedings regarding the same patents.

Additional topics being covered:

  • Available PTO attacks
  • Important advantages of PTO invalidity challenges
  • Strategic considerations:  how and when to deploy a PTO challenge
  • Perspectives from the bench
  • PTO challenge mechanics
  • Strategic choices:  new options now and on the horizon

Please contact Stephanie Carton for further information.