PTAB Roundtable Discussion

GW Law is pleased to invite you to our 5th annual PTAB roundtable. Join patent leaders for a half-day program discussing the post-grant practice at the PTAB, recent developments and trends, policy considerations, and more.

Topics to Include:

  • Developments in the use of director discretion at the PTAB
  • The Interplay between district court proceedings and the PTAB
  • Development of Strategies for success in advancing and defending IPRs
  • In-House counsel experience and perspectives on litigation strategies
  • Policy considerations and potential for additional legislation affecting the Post Grant activities

Panelists Include:

  • Matt Anderson, Chief IP Litigation Counsel - Medtronic
  • Erika Arner, Partner - Finnegan
  • Vanessa Bailey, Head of Patent Public Policy - Amazon
  • Honorable Deputy Chief Administrative Patent Judge Jacqueline Bonilla
  • Magistrate Judge Christopher J. Burke, District of Delaware
  • David Cavanaugh, Partner - WilmerHale
  • Andrei Iancu, Partner - Irell & Manella and Former Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property of United States
  • Emily Johnson, Head of IP Policy & Advocacy - Amgen
  • Kevin Laurence, Partner - Laurence & Phillips IP Law
  • Naveen Modi, Partner - Paul Hastings
  • Lissi Mojica, Managing Director - Answers IP
  • Honorable Kathleen M. O'Malley, U.S. Court of Appeals
  • Ami Shah, Managing Director Intellectual Property - Fortress Investment Group
  • Molly Silifen, Counsel Detailee - United States Senate
  • Jonathan Stroud, General Counsel - Unified Patents
  • John M. Whealan, Associate Dean for IP - The George Washington University Law School