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BSKB Summer Patent Seminar

June 8 @ 9:30 am - June 26 @ 9:30 am EDT

| $3750

BSKB has been providing participants of our Summer Patent Seminar (SPS) with a comprehensive overview of U.S. patent law for over 40 years. SPS focuses primarily on the practical problems encountered in obtaining valid and enforceable U.S. patents, as well as enforcement of patent rights after grant. SPS encompasses lectures provided by experienced practitioners, as well as a series of workshops that provide participants with a chance to learn about patent issues in a hands-on setting.

Who Should Attend?

  • In-house counsel, technical advisors, IP coordinators, paralegals, researchers and research managers looking for a comprehensive overview of U.S. patent prosecution
  • Patent attorneys and agents from abroad who are interested in developing a thorough understanding of U.S. patent practice.

Topics Covered

  • Filing and Prosecuting Patent Applications
  • Patent Term
  • Statutory Subject Matter
  • Prior Art and Obviousness
  • Duty of Disclosure
  • Benefit of Earlier Filed Applications
  • Continuing Patent Application Filing Strategies
  • Post Grant Patent Procedures
  • Literal Patent Claim Scope Interpretation and Infringement
  • Doctrine of Equivalents and Prosecution History Estoppel
  • Negotiation Strategies
  • Litigation Issues

Seminar Dates:

June 8, 2020 – June 26, 2020

Approximate Class Times:

Daily : 9:30am – 4:00pm

Cost: $3,750.00

Includes all lecture materials, digital textbook and social events

CLE Credit Available:

Estimated 20 hours of Virginia Continuing Legal Education credit will be available—including one hour of ethics credit.


Andrew Meikle

Partner, BSKB

Paul Lewis

Partner, BSKB

Greg Hsu

Partner, BSKB

Irene Lin

Registered Patent Agent, BSKB

Alexander Taousakis

Associate, BSKB

Michael Mutter

Partner, BSKB

Christopher McDonald

Associate, BSKB

Esther Chong

Partner, BSKB

Jason Rhodes

Associate, BSKB

Joseph Kolasch

Founding Partner / Senior Counsel, BSKB

Chad Rink

Partner, BSKB

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Catherine Voisinet

Partner, BSKB

John Bailey

Partner, BSKB

Bradford Fritz

Associate, BSKB

Seth Kim

Associate, BSKB

James Eller

Partner, BSKB

Chad Wells

Partner, BSKB

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Vanessa Perez-Ramos

Of Counsel, BSKB

Robert Kenney

Partner, BSKB

Alireza Behrooz Ph.D.

Associate, BSKB

Penny Caudle

Associate, BSKB


June 8 @ 9:30 am
June 26 @ 9:30 am
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