Strafford will be offering a webinar/teleconference entitled "Latest PTAB Decisions: Leveraging Trends in Institution and Final Written Decisions, Understanding Federal Circuit Scrutiny To Date" on March 30, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (EDT). Thomas L. Irving, Joshua L. Goldberg, and Cory C. Bell of Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner will analyze the latest precedential and other notable Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) decisions in 2016 as well as PTAB outcomes at institution and final disposition, and offer IP counsel insight into what these decisions mean going forward and offer best practices for handling inter partes reviews (IPRs), covered business methods (CBMs), and other matters before the PTAB. The webinar will review the following issues:
• What are the latest developments regarding PTAB rulings on IPRs, CBMs and other matters?
• What impact will these developments have on PTAB practice?
• How have recent Federal Circuit opinions impacted practice at the PTAB?
• What trends are anticipated for 2017—and how will this change PTAB practice?
The registration fee for the webinar is $297. Those interested in registering for the webinar, can do so here.