Inter Partes Review: Patent Litigation Strategy After the AIA

22 June 2012 Web Conference Past Event

Location

Web Conference

Agenda

June 22, 2012
3 p.m. EDT
Foley Partner Steven Rizzi spoke at a Web conference that was hosted by IncreMental Advantage on June 22nd, 2012. Mr. Rizzi's presentation was titled "Inter Partes Review: Patent Litigation Strategy After the AIA."

The key questions that were discussed throughout this program were:

  • Under the AIA's inter partes review, who bears the burden of proof for demonstrating unpatentability?
  • Under which sections of the Patent Act can challenges be brought to inter partes review?
  • What are the timelines for filing petitions for inter partes review? What are the fees?
  • What are the criteria for granting petitions for inter partes review?
  • To what extent do Federal Rules of Evidence apply to inter partes review?
  • How does the filing of Declaratory Judgment affect rights to pursue inter partes review?
  • When is estoppel triggered in the context of inter partes review?
  • How do discovery and Markman hearings in the context of inter partes review compare to traditional litigation?
  • How do stays work with regard to inter partes review?
  • How can failed patent challenges in inter partes review lead to a greater likelihood of the determination of willful infringement?
  • To what extent do intervening rights exist for new claims incorporated into patents after inter partes review ?

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Inter Partes Review: Patent Litigation Strategy After the AIA

Location

Web Conference

Agenda

June 22, 2012
3 p.m. EDT