Attendees of this program walked through the various steps of an AIA proceeding, from the filing of a petition to the final hearing. Speakers discussed recent developments in AIA proceedings, with a focus on key steps in the proceeding. They also partook in a mock conference call with the PTAB on discovery and motion to amend, as well as a mock final hearing, sharing their insight and experiences along the way.
Steven J. Schwarz, Venable LLP
Fabian M. Koenigbauer, Venable LLP
Honorable Michael P. Tierney, U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board
Honorable Grace Karaffa Obermann, U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board
Mark A. Charles, The Procter & Gamble Company
Please visit the ABA 30th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference webpage for more information.