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 Export to Your Calendar 9/14/2017
When: September 14, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 PM // 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Boston Mariott Cambridge
50 Broadway
Cambridge, Massachusetts  02142
United States
Contact: BPLA Contested Matters Committee

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BPLA Contested Matters Committee 

Whether you are new to AIA trials or a seasoned PTAB veteran, we hope that you will join the Contested Matters Committee for our cornerstone event.
We are expanding the summit to a full day event!
The new morning session will feature an “AIA Trial Bootcamp” hosted by the PTAB Bar association, and the afternoon session will feature panel discussions and networking with PTAB stakeholders and PTAB practitioners.
Come share and learn about the evolution of PTAB practice.
Registration will be separate for the morning and afternoon sessions.
Tentative Schedule:
9:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Registration for Morning Session
Light breakfast will be served
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
PTAB Bar Association Presents: AIA Trial (PTAB) “Boot Camp”
Explore the nuts and bolts of PTAB proceedings, review and critique pleadings,
share and learn best practices from seasoned PTAB practitioners 
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Registration for Afternoon Session 
1-4 p.m.
Panel Discussions
Explore how the PTAB has evolved over the past 5 years of AIA post-grant trials,
consider the evolving boundaries of PTAB proceedings, and the maturing of PTAB strategy
as the proceedings are continually shaped by the Supreme Court, Federal Circuit, and U.S. Patent and
Trademark Office. Panelists will include practitioners, APJ’s and in-house counsel. 

 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Networking and Cocktail Reception

Boston Marriot Cambridge
50 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02142

BPLA Contested Matters Committee Co-Chairs

Andrej Barbic, Proskauer Rose

Rachel Emsley, Finnegan



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