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November 05, 2013

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM Central Standard Time


Vedder Price
222 N. LaSalle Street
22 Boardroom
Chicago, IL 60601

Please join members of the Intellectual Property group in person or via webinar for a complimentary panel discussion for in-house counsel, patent agents, heads of engineering/marketing and other businesspeople with intellectual property concerns.

8:00 - 8:30 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast
8:30 - 10:30 a.m. - Program


Now What Do I Do?
Patenting Software and Business Methods in Light of Recent Federal Circuit Subject Matter Eligibility Decisions

  • CLS Bank v. Alice Corp
  • Ultramercial v. Hulu
  • Accenture Global Services, GmbH v. Guidewire Software, Inc.

At the Patent Office, Isn't It All Obvious?

  • A Survey of Obviousness in 2013

America Invents Act: The Morning After

  • Status of AIA Implementation
  • Practicing in a Transitional and AIA World
  • Other Statutory Changes

Update on International Trademark/Design Matters

  • Website Trade Dress
  • Gray Market Goods
  • Mexico Joins the Madrid Protocol
  • International Certification Marks
  • New Digital Counterfeit Management Tools

Supreme Court and CAFC Roundup

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