Sept 20: See Actual PTAB and TTAB Trials Live in San Diego

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour The USPTO is partnering with The University of San Diego School of Law to present live PTAB (Patent Trial and Appeal Board) and TTAB (Trademark Trial and Appeal Board) proceedings actually pending before the PTAB and TTAB, including ex parte appeal hearings and AIA trials, and to [...]

Sept 20: See Actual PTAB and TTAB Trials Live in San Diego2018-12-17T15:28:14+00:00

March 28, 2018 Evening Event

Topic: Patents in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Speaker:  Paul S. Hunter Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 6:00 pm Location: Foley & Lardner LLP, 3579 Valley Centre Dr # 300, San Diego, CA 92130 What in artificial intelligence (AI) can be patented and what are the unique challenges to patenting AI?  These and other topics will be discussed, [...]

March 28, 2018 Evening Event2018-09-28T14:15:48+00:00

March 1, 2018 Evening Program

Topic: Empirical Studies of PAEs Speaker:  David L. Schwartz, Professor of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018, 6:00 pm Location: Morrison & Foerster LLP, 12531 High Bluff Dr # 100, San Diego, CA 92130 The press commonly reports about patent assertion entities (PAEs), also known as patent “trolls” or non-practicing entities [...]

March 1, 2018 Evening Program2018-09-28T14:15:38+00:00

January 18 Dinner Event

Topic: How Congress and the High Court Unintentionally Enfeebled the American Patent System, Weakening Incentives, Drying Up Investment and Stunting Job Creation, and What We Can Do To Revive It Speaker: The Honorable Paul R. Michel, retired Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Date: Thursday, January 18, 6:00 pm Location: [...]

January 18 Dinner Event2018-09-28T14:15:01+00:00