USPTO PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour at the University of Oregon School of Law – UO Portland Campus

USPTO PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour – Live
University of Oregon School of Law – UO Portland Campus
Portland, Oregon
Friday, September 16, 2022
10:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. (Proceedings and Advocacy/Educational Sessions)
5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (Reception)

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is joining with the University of Oregon (UO) School of Law to present in-person Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) proceedings on the UO Portland campus on Friday, September 16, 2022. Practitioners and students can observe judges and counsel in action during the PTAB and TTAB proceedings.

Additionally, the PTAB and TTAB judges will provide educational sessions, where they will share information about the structure and format of PTAB AIA and ex parte appeal proceedings and TTAB opposition proceedings. The judges will also discuss tips for advocacy before the administrative tribunals. A reception, co-hosted by the Oregon State Bar's Intellectual Property Section, will follow the proceedings and educational sessions.

Patent and trademark attorneys who appear before the PTAB and/or TTAB, and those who are interested in learning about practicing before these administrative tribunals, should attend.

Space is limited, so Register early for this free program. Application will be made for 4 general continuing legal education (CLE) credits (Oregon).

Friday, September 16, 2022
9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Check-in begins at 9:00 a.m.
Opening remarks begin at 10:00 a.m.

University of Oregon School of Law
UO Portland Campus – White Stag Building
70 NW Couch St.
Portland, OR 97209

Please complete the registration form at this link. For additional information, please contact Kristie Gibson at

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please submit your request to the contact information above. 

This event is part of a series: PTAB/TTAB Stadium Tour