PTAB’s Use of Discretion to Deny Institution of a PTAB Proceeding

Event Date
  • 12/11/2019   5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
    Please arrive early for registration
  • Amster, Rothstein & Ebenstein, LLP
    90 Park Avenue
    Room 22B
    New York, New York 10016

Limited Seats. Registration is based on first come, first serve.

Reference Materials

Precision Planting, LLC and AGCO Corp., v. Deere & Company (43 Pages)
Patent Trial and Appeal Board Consolidated Trial Practice Guide November 2019 (136 Pages)
Chegg Inc, Match Group LLC, and RPX Corporation v. NETSOC LLC (41 Pages)
Comcast Cable Communications LLC v. ROVI Guides, Inc. (5 Pages)
General Plastic Industrial Co., LTD., v. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha (24 Pages)
NHK Spring Co. LTD., v. Intri-Plex Technologies, Inc. (22 Pages)
Valve Corporation v. Electronic Scripting Products, Inc. (18 Pages)
ZTE Corporation and ZTE (USA) Inc. v. ContentGuard Holdings Inc. (9 Pages)

Vice Chief Judge William (Tim) Fink, Patent Trial and Appeal Board, USPTO, will discuss the PTAB’s use of discretion to deny institution of a PTAB proceeding. This is a live lecture where the audience will be able to ask questions of the Vice Chief Judge, followed by a PTAB Committee's Holiday Party. All are welcome, but registration is required.

5:45-6:00 Registration
6:00-7:00 Presentation
7:00-8:00 PTAB Committee's Holiday Party (All are welcome, but registration is required.)

Hosted by the NYIPLA PTAB Committee 

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