Admin. Law Symposium

Intellectual Property Exceptionalism in Administrative Law

February 12, 2016
8:30 AM–3:45 PM
Duke University School of Law

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8:30 – 9:00: Breakfast and Registration
9:00 – 9:10: Introductory Remarks (J. Jindal & M. Wasserman)

Session 1: PTO & Chevron Deference

9:10 – 9:50: Panel 1: S. Benjamin and A. Rai (presenters) & C. Walker (discussant)
9:50 – 10:30: Panel 2: J. Golden (presenter) & S. Kumar (discussant)
10:30 – 11:10: Q&A (with Panels 1 & 2)
11:10 – 11:20: Break

Session 2: Patent Office Cohorts

11:20 – 12:00PM: M. Frakes and M. Wasserman (presenters) & T. Narechania (discussant)
12:00 – 12:20: Q&A
12:20 – 12:30: Break
12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime Remarks by Federal Circuit Judge Kimberly Ann Moore
1:30 – 1:40: Break

Session 3: CBA at the PTO

1:40 – 2:20: J. Masur (presenter) & R. Dreyfuss (discussant)
2:20 – 2:40: Q&A
2:40 – 2:45: Break
2:45: Closing Remarks by Former PTAB Chief Judge James D. Smith


Videos from previous Administrative Law Symposia can be found at the Duke Law Video Archive.


Admin. Law Symposium

Intellectual Property Exceptionalism in Administrative Law

February 12, 2016
8:30 AM–3:45 PM
Duke University School of Law

Multiple Lightbulbs, drama filter, white background (1)

8:30 – 9:00: Breakfast and Registration
9:00 – 9:10: Introductory Remarks (J. Jindal & M. Wasserman)

Session 1: PTO & Chevron Deference

9:10 – 9:50: Panel 1: S. Benjamin and A. Rai (presenters) & C. Walker (discussant)
9:50 – 10:30: Panel 2: J. Golden (presenter) & S. Kumar (discussant)
10:30 – 11:10: Q&A (with Panels 1 & 2)
11:10 – 11:20: Break

Session 2: Patent Office Cohorts

11:20 – 12:00PM: M. Frakes and M. Wasserman (presenters) & T. Narechania (discussant)
12:00 – 12:20: Q&A
12:20 – 12:30: Break
12:30 – 1:30: Lunchtime Remarks by Federal Circuit Judge Kimberly Ann Moore
1:30 – 1:40: Break

Session 3: CBA at the PTO

1:40 – 2:20: J. Masur (presenter) & R. Dreyfuss (discussant)
2:20 – 2:40: Q&A
2:40 – 2:45: Break
2:45: Closing Remarks by Former PTAB Chief Judge James D. Smith


Videos from previous Administrative Law Symposia can be found at the Duke Law Video Archive.