ChIPs: Advancing women in technology, law and policy

Members of the ChIPs Community, you don't want to miss this exciting event featuring Damian Porcari, Regional Director of the Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Mr. Porcari will offer a presentation on the latest developments at the USPTO including updates from the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). This event is open to all members of the ChIPs Community. Register early for this free event.

The presentation will cover Section 101 and the USPTO's revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance published in 2019. Mr. Porcari will be eager to hear from the local business and IP community about how the USPTO might help with their concerns.

CLE credit is pending for the presentation portion of the event.


4:30 - 6 p.m. - Presentation and Discussion

6 - 7:30 p.m. - Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres

ChIPs is a nonprofit organization that advances and connects women in technology, law and policy.

Learn more about the ChIPs community and how to become a member.

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The event is supported by the Indiana State Bar Association, the Indianapolis Bar Association, and Barnes & Thornburg.

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This event is part of a series: Continuing legal education (CLE)