“Patent Owners and Petitioners Weigh In”

March 2, 2017Presentation
PTAB Bar Association Inaugural Conference

Sandip H. Patel was a panelist at the PTAB Bar Inaugural Conference, held on Wednesday, March 1 – Friday, March 3, 2017. Mr. Patel's panel "Patent Owners and Petitioners Weigh In" discussed whether the PTAB should view its role as truth-finding or assessing whether burdens have been met. In addition, panelists discussed the PTAB’s guidance on follow-on petitions and possible liberalization of the interpretation of the institution standard, and comment on possible solutions for claim amendments.