The Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA), in conjunction with the John Marshall Law School, the Notre Dame Law School, and DePaul University College of Law will be offering a program on "Patent Litigation 2016: The Courts and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board" on April 28, 2016 from 8:45 am to 5:00 pm (CT) at the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois. The program will include presentations on the following topics:
• Case Management of Patent Cases in the Northern District of Illinois under the Amended Federal Rules
• Patent Case Management and Next Generation: The Corporate Counsel Perspectives
• Claim Construction in the PTAB and District Courts -- The Impact of Amendments to PTAB and Federal Rules, and Case Law Developments
• Hot Topics in Patent Law
• Ethical Considerations in View of Amendments to PTAB and Federal Rules
The lunch keynote speaker will be Chief Judge Sharon Prost of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
The registration fee for the webinar is $250 (FCBA members) or $295 (non-members). Additional information regarding the program, including an agenda and registration details, can be found here.