2018 PTAB “Boardside Chat” Webinar Series

The PTAB is pleased to announce its “Boardside Chat” lunchtime webinar series to be held bi-monthly throughout 2018.  The purpose of the Boardside Chats is to inform you on best practices before the Board as well as to address your questions regarding specific topics. 

Please find below the currently scheduled Chats.   All Chats are free and open to all.  Also, all Chats will include time for attendee questions and comment.

Please join us for this learning opportunity and dialogue with the PTAB!





Thursday, Apr. 5, 2018




Noon to 1 p.m. Eastern Time

Non-appealable issues/Petitionable Matters in Ex parte Appeals

Judge Adriene Lepiane Hanlon

Judge Bruce Wieder

Judge Anthony Knight


Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018

Motions to Exclude and Motions to Strike in AIA Trial Proceedings

Judge Justin Arbes

Judge Kevin Cherry

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018

Motions to Seal. Protective Orders, and Confidential Information in AIA Trials  

Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018

Hearsay and Authentication  
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 Supplemental Information vs. Supplemental Evidence  

Webinar Access Information for Jun. 7, 2018 at noon, E.T.: 

Click on the link:  https://uspto-events.webex.com/uspto-events/onstage/g.php?MTID=e52180b0798160de882a217f141f25a21

Event/Access #:  994 116 507

Event password:  PTABJune

Access code: 994 116 507


Click here for previous PTAB Boardside Chats to view earlier chats