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The Revised Section 101 and 112 Guidance from USPTO: Opportunities and Challenges for Patent Applicants

Live Webcast Date: Monday, December 09, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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Add to Calendar 12/09/2019 12:00 pm 12/09/2019 2:00 pm America/New_York The Knowledge Group Webinar: The Revised Section 101 and 112 Guidance from USPTO: Opportunities and Challenges for Patent Applicants If you haven’t registered for this event please click here:https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/checkout/?add-to-cart=131245\r\n On January 7, 2019, the revised United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) guidance on sections 101 and 112 took effect. The modified 101 document entitled, “2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance,” changed the application of the initial step in Alice/Mayo test while the “2019 Revised Section 112 Guidance” offered direction on how to apply sections 112(f) and 112(b) in computer-implemented inventions. \n \nAlthough the updated guidance documents can possibly produce more patent-eligible claims, scrutiny of computer-implemented inventions is expected to be stricter. Patent applicants and their counsel should have the updated knowledge on how to navigate the new revised section guidelines to ensure compliance, thus, maximizing business opportunities. \n \nOur panel of leaders and practitioners will offer a discussion of the regulatory and legislative developments surrounding the revised section guidelines. This LIVE Webcast aims to help firms and related professionals better understand how to ensure compliance with the newly revised sections. \n \nKey topics include: \n \n \n Revised Guidance on Sections 101 and 112 – What’s New? \n Implications for Patent Applicants \n Recent Regulatory and Legislative Developments \n Best Compliance Practices \n Outlook \n \n https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/revised-section-101-and-112-guidance-from-uspto/

Online CLE Patent Applicants

Join us for this Knowledge Group Online CLE Patent Applicants Webinar. On January 7, 2019, the revised United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) guidance on sections 101 and 112 took effect. The modified 101 document entitled, “2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance,” changed the application of the initial step in Alice/Mayo test while the “2019 Revised Section 112 Guidance” offered direction on how to apply sections 112(f) and 112(b) in computer-implemented inventions.

Although the updated guidance documents can possibly produce more patent-eligible claims, scrutiny of computer-implemented inventions is expected to be stricter. Patent applicants and their counsel should have the updated knowledge on how to navigate the new revised section guidelines to ensure compliance, thus, maximizing business opportunities.

Our panel of leaders and practitioners will offer a discussion of the regulatory and legislative developments surrounding the revised section guidelines. This LIVE Webcast aims to help firms and related professionals better understand how to ensure compliance with the newly revised sections.

Key topics include:

  • Revised Guidance on Sections 101 and 112 – What’s New?
  • Implications for Patent Applicants
  • Recent Regulatory and Legislative Developments
  • Best Compliance Practices
  • Outlook

Agenda

Arshid A. Sheikh, Partner
Condo Roccia Koptiw, LLP

Kevin Repper, Senior Patent Counsel
Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC

Who Should Attend

  • Design Patent Lawyers and Consultants
  • Patent Agents
  • Patent Examiners
  • Patent Lawyers and Consultants
  • Intellectual Property Lawyers and Consultants

Online CLE Patent Applicants

Arshid A. Sheikh, Partner
Condo Roccia Koptiw, LLP

Kevin Repper, Senior Patent Counsel
Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC

Online CLE Patent Applicants

Online CLE Patent Applicants

Arshid A. SheikhPartnerCondo Roccia Koptiw, LLP

Arshid Sheikh is a patent attorney and a partner at Condo Roccia Koptiw LLP (www.condoroccia.com) with over 10 years of experience in patent procurement, patent litigation, and infringement analysis.  Based in Philadelphia, Arshid represents and counsels clients before the USPTO in patent examination and post-grant proceedings. Arshid also provides opinions and strategic guidance to clients on infringement, validity, and enforceability.

Arshid’s experience includes representing clients in the electrical, electronics, telecommunications, cloud computing, and e-commerce industries. Before becoming a patent attorney, Arshid worked as a Systems Engineer in various fields of telecommunications engineering.

Online CLE Patent Applicants

Kevin RepperSenior Patent CounselDunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC

Kevin Repper is senior counsel at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC.  Kevin’s practice focuses on intellectual property law, including patent prosecution and patentability and infringement opinions. He has extensive experience in patent law, having filed and prosecuted hundreds of patent applications over the past 8 years.

Kevin has experience prosecuting patents in a wide variety of technologies, such as mechanical, electrical, biotech and chemical arts. In particular, Kevin has experience working with therapeutic and diagnostic pharmaceuticals, analyte test kits, medical and dental implants, agricultural aeroponic systems, lasers and optical scanning devices, chemical filters, fuel cells and various software inventions.

Kevin earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Christopher Newport University. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from University of New Hampshire School of Law. At the University of New Hampshire, Kevin was awarded a Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from the Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property by completing a rigorous curriculum involving patent, trademark and copyright law.


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Online CLE Patent Applicants

Course Level:
   Intermediate

Advance Preparation:
   Print and review course materials

Method Of Presentation:
   Live Webcast

Prerequisite:
   NONE

Course Code:
   148271

NY Category of CLE Credit:
   Areas of Professional Practice

Total Credits:
    2.0 CLE

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The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

Condo Roccia Koptiw LLP is a 20-attorney intellectual property (IP) boutique in Center City Philadelphia, representing clients in all intellectual property disciplines, with expertise in electrical engineering, computer software, biochemistry, chemistry and mechanical engineering. The firm paradigm of nimbleness and reduced infrastructure results in savings that are passed to clients through lower rates and to its attorneys through better compensation. Since its founding in 2011, the firm has more than tripled in size and expanded to several new practice areas. For more, please go to http://www.condoroccia.com.

Website: https://www.condoroccia.com/

Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig is a veteran-owned law firm with a global footprint.  Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig lawyers provide businesses and individuals with a full array of business and estate legal services. We are straight talking advisers and zealous advocates for those we represent. We invest in success by establishing long-term relationships with clients built on trust in our abilities. We are not just your lawyers--our depth of experience includes lawyers who are also business owners, patent-holders, military veterans, commercial pilots, prosecutors, aerospace engineers, MBAs, and scholars. 

Website: https://www.dbllawyers.com/

Arshid Sheikh is a patent attorney and a partner at Condo Roccia Koptiw LLP (www.condoroccia.com) with over 10 years of experience in patent procurement, patent litigation, and infringement analysis.  Based in Philadelphia, Arshid represents and counsels clients before the USPTO in patent examination and post-grant proceedings. Arshid also provides opinions and strategic guidance to clients on infringement, validity, and enforceability.

Arshid’s experience includes representing clients in the electrical, electronics, telecommunications, cloud computing, and e-commerce industries. Before becoming a patent attorney, Arshid worked as a Systems Engineer in various fields of telecommunications engineering.

Kevin Repper is senior counsel at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig PLLC.  Kevin’s practice focuses on intellectual property law, including patent prosecution and patentability and infringement opinions. He has extensive experience in patent law, having filed and prosecuted hundreds of patent applications over the past 8 years.

Kevin has experience prosecuting patents in a wide variety of technologies, such as mechanical, electrical, biotech and chemical arts. In particular, Kevin has experience working with therapeutic and diagnostic pharmaceuticals, analyte test kits, medical and dental implants, agricultural aeroponic systems, lasers and optical scanning devices, chemical filters, fuel cells and various software inventions.

Kevin earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Christopher Newport University. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from University of New Hampshire School of Law. At the University of New Hampshire, Kevin was awarded a Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from the Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property by completing a rigorous curriculum involving patent, trademark and copyright law.

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