Strafford will be offering a webinar entitled "Strategic Use of Patent Reissue: Whether and When to Pursue a Reissue Application -- Correcting Errors, Responding to an IPR Challenge and Mastering the Recapture Rule" on January 18, 2018 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (EST). Amelia Feulner Baur of McNeill Baur, and Thomas L. Irving and Jill K. MacAlpine of Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner will provide patent counsel with an in-depth review of the pros and cons of using reissue, offer their experiences, perspectives and best practices on the strategic use of patent reissue to correct errors. The webinar will review the following issues:
• When should counsel be considering the possibility of reissue?
• How have the AIA changes impacted patent reissue?
• What are the risks and limitations of using reissue proceedings to proactively resolve patent validity/unpatentability issues?
• How should counsel try to factor the doctrine of reissue recapture into the decision to file a reissue application?
The registration fee for the webcast is $297. Those registering by January 5, 2018 will receive a $50 discount. Those interested in registering for the webinar, can do so here.