Patent Trial and Appeal Board presents Appeals 101

Interested in learning more about the appeal process? Join the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) for a presentation on March 29, 2022.

Kalyan Deshpande, a senior lead administrative patent judge, and Amanda Wieker, an administrative patent judge, will lead a discussion that will cover:

  • A basic overview of appeals from examiner decisions
  • Tips for written advocacy in appeal briefs
  • Tips for oral advocacy in appeal hearings
  • An overview of the Legal Experience and Advancement Program (LEAP) and its applicability to appeals

Register now

A Q&A session will follow the presentation. Please send your questions in advance or during the webinar to Events@uspto.gov.