Patent Re-examination as a Litigation Strategy

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Gregory Novak, Lissi Mojica Marquis, Jerry Gnuschke

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***PLEASE NOTE: CLE is only available for those who participated live. In recent years, patent re-examinations have become increasingly popular and can be a driving factor in determining how a patent infringement case is ultimately resolved. When patent re-examinations are sought in the context of litigation, patent litigators must have an effective strategy in place to confront the unique issues associated with them. This webinar will address: Common issues arising with use of patent reexaminations during litigation; Effective litigation strategies and tactics; When should separate reexamination counsel be retained?; Proposed changes to reexamination rules. Speakers: Gregory V. Novak, Novak Druce + Quigg; Lissi Mojica Marquis, Novak Druce + Quigg and former director of the USPTO’s Central Reexamination Unit; Jerry Gnuschke, Senior Attorney, Microsoft Corporation.

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