Agenda

Intellectual Property Exceptionalism in Administrative Law
February 12, 2016

Agenda

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

Agenda

Intellectual Property Exceptionalism in Administrative Law
February 12, 2016

Agenda

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