McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP will be offering a live webinar on the "Top Patent Law Stories of 2012" on January 22, 2013 from 10:00 am to 11:15 am (CT). Patent Docs co-authors and MBHB attorneys Donald Zuhn and Kevin Noonan will take a look back at the top patent stories of 2012, many of which will likely impact patent applicants and practitioners in the coming year. Topics to be covered include:
Continued implementation of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act
• The Supreme Court's grant of certiorari in Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, Inc.; Bowman v. Monsanto Co.; and Federal Trade Commission v. Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
• The Supreme Court's decision in Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.
While there is no fee to participate, attendees must register in advance. Those wishing to register can do so here. CLE credit is pending for the states of California, Georgia, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York and Virginia.