Insights on the Ex Parte Appeal Process
At the April 6 meeting of the PTAB Committee of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association (NYIPLA), a distinguished group of USPTO officials, including a PTAB Administrative Patent Judge and a TC Director, will return to share insights on ex parte appeal practice. Topics will include:
- Pre-Appeal Conferences – led by TC Director Joe Thomas and a Supervisory Patent Examiner Brian Sircus
- Appeal Timelines – led by Judge Michael Cygan
- Post-Appeal Actions By Applicant – led by PTAB Patent Attorney Thomas Volper
There will be a Q&A session afterward. This event is free to all NYIPLA members and PTAB Committee members.
1 CLE credit will be available for attendees.