Patent Eligibility, Prior Art, Obviousness and Disclosure 2021: Current Trends in Sections 101, 102, 103 and 112

May 10, 2021

Partner Benjamin Hsing will speak at this PLI webcast course offering attendees a review of 35 USC 101, patent eligibility, and the touchstones of patentability: prior art (102), obviousness (103), and disclosure (112). Obtain a working understanding of recent interpretations, case law, along with some perspective on the future of both.

What Attendees Will Learn

  • Where is the law: at the PTO, CAFC, S.Ct.?
  • Surviving motions practice – getting better?
  • The PTO effect on 101 – have the guidelines helped?
  • Has the PTAB eased up?
  • What about the CAFC and patent heavy District Courts – Rule 36?
  • Any statutory relief – light at end of tunnel?

More information and registration details are available at the PLI website.

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