Strafford will be offering a webinar entitled "Patent Term Adjustments and Extensions: Recent Developments" on April 18, 2012 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm (EDT). Thomas L. Irving of Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner and Margaret J. Sampson of Vinson & Elkins will provide guidance to IP counsel for calculating patent term adjustments and extensions, examine recent court treatment and USPTO rule changes, and offer approaches for maximizing patent term adjustments and extensions. The webinar will review the following questions:
• How will the recent rule changes by the USPTO change the landscape for PTA and PTE practice?
• What will be the impact of the recent decision by the federal district court for the District of Columbia in Bristol Meyers Squibb Co. v. Kappos?
• What steps should patent applicants take to maximize PTA and PTE?
An interactive Q&A session will follow the presentation.
The registration fee for the webinar is $297 ($362 for registration and CLE processing). Those registering by March 23, 2012 will receive a $50 discount. Those interested in registering for the webinar, can do so here.