Five years ago the United States Supreme Court issued a decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank, 134 S.Ct. 2347 (2014), which significantly changed the way courts and patent examiners evaluated patent eligibility of computer implemented innovation in the United States.
Join Gene Quinn, President and CEO of IPWatchdog, Inc., on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 2pm EDT for a special free webinar discussion focusing on the Alice decision five years later. Joining Gene for this special webinar will be Drew Hirshfeld, Commissioner for Patents at the United States Patent and Trademark Office, who will discuss how the USPTO is handling patent eligibility today.
Also joining Gene for this discussion will be patent litigator and appeals specialist Meredith Addy, founding partner of AddyHart, PC, and Kent Richardson, founding partner of the ROL Group and one of the leading experts on patent monetization and licensing practices in the United States.
This free webinar is sponsored by LexisNexis IP®.
Commissioner for Patents, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; Performing the functions and duties of the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the USPTO