Practising Law Institute will hold the USPTO Post-Grant Patent Trials 2013 seminar on March 27, 2013, in New York. This program will focus on the role of post-grant USPTO proceedings as a component of a litigation strategy, including pretrial and post-trial options. Kirkland partner Leora Ben-Ami will participate in a discussion on "The U.S. District Court and ITC Judicial Perspectives." Topics covered will include:
- Parallel universe for patentability/validity determinations between the USPTO and the district courts and the ITC
- Different claim construction
- Different burdens of proof
- Timelines of parallel proceedings
To learn more about the program or to register, please click here.