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Date Event/Venue Speaker
9/16/13 AIA Second Anniversary  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for IP and Deputy USPTO Director
6/7/13 LAIPA Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for IP and Deputy USPTO Director
4/4/13 2013 ABA IPL Section Conference  James Donald Smith, Chief Administrative Patent Judge & Michael Tierney, Lead Administrative Patent Judge
3/27/13 California State Bar, IP Section  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator

3/22/13

HUSL 10th Annual Law Seminar  Scott Boalick, Lead Administrative Patent Judge

3/22/13

Patent Law Practice after AIA  Suffolk University Law School  Thomas Giannetti, Lead Administrative Patent Judge

3/22/13

Patent Law Update - Suffolk University Law School  Thomas Giannetti, Lead Administrative Patent Judge
3/21/13 Marcus Evans  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator

3/5/13

American Conference Institute Medical Device Program  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
3/4/13 15th Annual Richard C. Sughrue Symposium on Intellectual Property Law and Policy  Teresa Stanek Rea, Acting Director of the USPTO

2/25/13

McDermott Will & Emery Roundtable

James Donald Smith, Chief Administrative Patent Judge

2/22/13 57th Annual IP Conference at John Marshall Law School

James Donald Smith, Chief Administrative Patent Judge & Michael Tierney, Lead Administrative Patent Judge

2/21/13 Richard Linn American Inn of Court (2) Michael Tierney, Lead Administrative Patent Judge
2/21/13 Richard Linn American Inn of Court (1) James Donald Smith, Chief Administrative Patent Judge
2/7/13 Japan Intellectual Property Association  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
1/29/13 LAIPLA Washington in the West Conference  Jeffrey Robertson, Lead Administrative Patent Judge
1/17/13 Boston Bar Association IP Year in Review  James Donald Smith, Chief Administrative Patent Judge
12/3/12 American Conference Institute: Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, and Life Science  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 11/9/12 Ohio Society of Professional Engineers  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 11/2/12 Chicago Intellectual Property Law Association  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 10/26/12 American Intellectual Property Law Association Annual Meeting  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 10/25/12 CBI's 4th Life Sciences Congress on Paragraph IV Disputes  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 10/18/12 Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 10/16/12 Aerospace Industries Association  Robert Bahr, Senior Patent Counsel, Office of the Deputy Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy
 10/11/12 ACI's 13th Annual Maximizing Pharmaceutical Patent Life Cycles  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 10/5/12 Texas State Bar, Intellectual Property Law Section, Annual Meeting  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 10/3/12 Practicing Law Institute: How to Effectively Prosecute AIA Post-Grant Proceedings 2012 - Part 2  Michael Tierney, Lead Judge, Trial Section, BPAI
 10/3/12  Practicing Law Institute: How to Effectively Prosecute AIA Post-Grant Proceedings 2012 - Part 3  Michael Tierney, Lead Judge, Trial Section, BPAI
 9/21/12 IP Section of the Virginia State Bar's Fall CLE  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO; Robert Bahr, Senior Patent Counsel; Judge Michael Tierney
 9/14/12 Indiana University Maurer School of Law:  The America Invents Act, One Year Later  Michael Tierney, Lead Judge, Trial Section, BPAI
 7/26/12 Greenville Patent Roundtable  Hiram Bernstein, Senior Advisor, Office of Patent Legal Administration
 6/29/12 Utah State Bar  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 6/1/12 ABA Webinar:  Understanding the America Invents Act: A Sweeping Change of U.S. Patent Prosecution Practice  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 5/30/12 Washington State Patent Law Association  Michael Tierney, Lead Judge, Trial Section, BPAI
 5/10/12 AIPLA Spring Quarterly Meeting  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 4/30/12 Federal Laboratory Consortium Annual Meeting  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 4/19/12 Catholic Law School, Dean William Callyhan Robinson Lecture  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 4/11/12 Patent Office Goes to California  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 4/3/12 USPTO European Road Show / Stakeholder Outreach/Feedback Meetings  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 3/27/12 34th PTRC Training Seminar  Hiram Bernstein, Senior Advisor, Office of Patent Legal Administration
 3/27/12 Managing IP Reform Event  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 3/23/12 Cardozo Law School  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 3/21/12 MCCA Conference - 11th Annual CLE Expo  James Donald Smith, Chief Judge, BPAI
 3/19/12 Akron University School of Law - 14th Annual Sughrue Symposium on IP Law and Policy  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 3/15/12 USPTO Implementation of the America Invents Act  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 3/9/12 17th Annual Intellectual Property Institute, University of Washington  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 3/8/12 Alternative Dispute Resolution in IP  Bernard J. Knight Jr., General Counsel
 3/5/12 Administrative Patent Revocation Trials  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director
 2/24/12  56th Annual Conference on Developments in Intellectual Property Law  Bernard Knight, General Counsel
 2/22/12  The Trial Phase:  Discovery, Testimony, Challenging Testimony, Use of Experts, and Estoppel  Michael Tierney, Lead Judge, Trial Section, BPAI
 2/21/2012 The Preliminary Phase:  Filing a Petition, the Preliminary Response, and Institution of Review  Michael Tierney, Lead Judge, Trial Section, BPAI
 2/21/12 United States Patent and Trademark Office Road Show at the University of San Diego (CRU)  Remy Yucel, Director of Central Reexamination Unit
 2/21/12  United States Patent and Trademark Office Road Show at the University of San Diego  Remy Yucel, Director of Central Reexamination Unit
 2/16/12 University of South Florida - Annual Conference of the National Academy of Inventors  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 2/9/12 CIPLA  Janet Gongola / Patent Reform Coordinator
 2/8/12 7th Annual Corporate Intellectual Property Law Conference  Bruce Kisliuk, Assistant Deputy Commissioner for Patent Operations
 2/7/12  NJIPLA Meeting Speaker  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 1/31/12  ACI Comprehensive Guide to Patent Reform for Life Sciences Companies  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 1/25/12 Post Grant Reviews in U.S., Europe and Japan  Michael Tierney, Lead Judge, Trial Section, BPAI
 1/24/12 AIA Rules Package: 2012 Mid-Winter Institute Gives You a Critical First Look  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 1/20/12 Pfizer -- Implications of the AIA  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 1/17/12 2012 ACPC Winter Meeting  Dana Colarulli, Director of Governmental Affairs
 1/12/12 USPTO Discusses Implementation of the America Invents Act  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator; Judge Michael Tierney; Robert Bahr, Senior Patent Counsel; Michelle Picard, Senior Advisor for Financial Management
 1/9/12  USPTO Navigates the America Invents Act  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 1/5/12  Global IP Convention 2012  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 12/16/11 Public Policy Forum with USPTO Director David Kappos: A Review of the America Invents Act and its impact on the USPTO  David J. Kappos, Director of USPTO
 12/7/11 New Jersey IP Law Association 25th Annual CLE Seminar  Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Director of USPTO
 12/5/11 21st Annual PTO Day at Ronald Reagan Trace Center  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 12/2/11 Indiana University School of Law—Indianapolis  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 12/01/11 Patent Public Advisory Committee Quarterly Meeting  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 11/04/11 Georgetown-Stanford Law Conference  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 11/22/11  New York State Bar Association  Robert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents
 11/03/11

 Biotechnology Industry Organization IP Counsel Committee Conference

 Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 10/27/11  AIPLA: USPTO Implementation of the America Invents Act  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 10/20/11 AIPLA Annual Meeting  Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
 10/20/11 AIPLA Annual Meeting  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 10/17/11 5th Transatlantic Market Conference  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 10/05/11 CHESS – Chief Housewares Executive Super Session  Robert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents
 9/30/11 Brookings Institution  David Kappos, Director of USPTO
 9/29/11 National Minority Enterprise Development Conference  Richard Maulsby, Associate Commissioner for Innovation Development
 9/29/11 Lunch and Learn About the America Invents Act  Dana Colarulli, Director of Governmental Affairs
 9/27/11 American Conference Institute America Invents Act  Robert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents
 9/22/11 WIPO Symposium  David Kappos, Director of USPTO

 

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