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Doctrine of Equivalents: Impact of Recent Latest Federal Circuit Decisions on Prosecution and Litigation (RECORDING)
This webinar will help practitioners understand the nuances of the Federal Circuit’s recent DOE jurisprudence, as well as give practical tips both on how to build a case for infringement under the DOE and to defend against it.
Federal Circuit v. USPTO: Chevron Deference? (RECORDING)
Facebook v. Windy City Innovations is the first case at the Federal Circuit centering on deference to the USPTO since the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Kisor v. Wilkie. Even before Kisor, appellants at the Federal Circuit and the Supreme Court had already succeeded in arguing against Chevron deference in such cases as SAS v. Iancu. In the current showdown, the Federal Circuit has invited the USPTO to file a brief saying “what, if any, deference” the Court should give to Precedential Opinion Panel decisions. The USPTO’s brief is due on Sept. 17th, just in time for it to be discussed on the webinar.
Inherency in Obviousness and Anticipation (RECORDING)
This webinar will discuss recent Federal Circuit cases that tackle the difficult subject of inherency, which is often not well understood. It will also draw important lessons for patent prosecution.
Licensing: Impact of Contractual Provisions on Patent Challenges (RECORDING)
Patent owners and challengers alike need to understand the potential of a contractual clause to forestall a challenge at the PTAB. For example, can a boilerplate forum selection clause in a licensing agreement prevent a validity challenge at the PTAB, even though the clause makes no specific mention of PTAB proceedings?
How To Protect Your Brand Internationally Using Graphic Logo Trademarks (RECORDING)
In this webinar, the panel will discuss the intersection between trademark rights and copyrights as it relates to graphic logo trademarks, and best practices for using these trademarks to protect your brand.
Doctrine of Equivalents: Tips for Plaintiffs, Defendants, and Patent Prosecutors (RECORDING)
This webinar takes as its starting point the May opinion of the Federal Circuit in Amgen v. Sandoz, which stated that “the doctrine of equivalents [DOE] applies only in exceptional cases” and is not “simply the second prong of every infringement charge, regularly available to extend protection beyond the scope of the claims.”
Reasonable Measures to Protect Trade Secrets: Lessons for Litigators and In-House Counsel (RECORDING)
Reasonable Measures to Protect Trade Secrets: Lessons for Litigators and In-House Counsel
PTAB Discretion: Exploring the New Metes and Boundaries (RECORDING)
This webinar will explore the scope and impact of recent important PTAB precedential opinions, as well as the decisions that have been designated “informative.”
AI: Protecting Inventions in China, Europe and the U.S. (RECORDING)
This webinar will address how to approach the challenge of obtaining AI patent protection in three major jurisdictions, as well considering when the alternative of trade secret protection could be a better course to take.
Disqualification: Lessons from Recent Cases (RECORDING)
This webinar will discuss responsibility decisions as well as the approaches taken by courts when considering disqualification of counsel