Pete Thurlow is a patent lawyer, focused on presenting strategies to help protect inventors, small businesses, and multinational corporations’ intellectual property rights. Pete’s practice involves the full spectrum of patent law.
Pete is also currently President of the New York Intellectual Property Law Association (NYIPLA), the primary intellectual property law association in New York with more than 1,250 members. Based on Pete’s extensive experience working on matters at the USPTO, he received a second three-year term starting in January 2016 from the U.S. Secretary of Commerce to serve on the USPTO’s Patent Public Advisory Committee (PPAC). Based on Pete’s significant experience on USPTO post-grant matters, Pete chairs the USPTO’s PTAB subcommittee. The PPAC provides an annual report to the White House, U.S. Commerce Department, House and Senate Judiciary Committees, and the USPTO.
July 18, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - July 21, 2018 @ 12:15 pm EDT