Post Grant Proceedings Under AIA: Things In-House Counsel Need to Know

May 29, 2014
Association of Corporate Counsel, Delaware Valley Chapter (DELVACCA)
Fox Rothschild LLP2000 Market St
Philadelphia, PA

Seth Kramer served as a panelist for a discussion on “Post Grant Proceedings Under AIA: Things In-House Counsel Need to Know” presented by DELVACCA’s Intellectual Property Law Committee.

This presentation explored the current state of post-grant review procedures since being enacted under the America Invents Act (AIA). Panelists discussed the life-cycle of such proceedings and explored tactical strategies that should be considered along the way. Topics included several recent PTAB decisions and other factors to consider when making tactical decisions. Panelists also shared how these proceedings could impact the prosecution of patent applications in the future.

Panelists:

Seth A. Kramer, Fox Rothschild LLP

Jimmie Johnson, Johnson Matthey Inc.

Alex Plache, Saint-Gobain Corp.