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Learn About Handling Issues that Typically Arise During an AIA Proceeding Before the PTAB

January 18, 2024 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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USPTO's PTAB Boardside Chat

Counsel Jennifer Meyer Chagnon will be a panelist in the USPTO's PTAB Boardside Chat "Learn about handling issues that typically arise during an AIA proceeding before the PTAB" webinar on Thursday, January 18th, from Noon to 1 PM EST. The webinar will discuss issues typically arising during an America Invents Act (AIA) proceeding before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).


Topics during the webinar will include:

  • Preparing a patent owner preliminary response
  • Preparing a patent owner response
  • Motions to amend
  • New arguments
  • Motions to strike

A panel of PTAB judges and practitioners will share practical tips and discuss strategies that may be effective before the Board. The panel features:

  • Michael Zecher, Lead Administrative Patent Judge, PTAB
  • Donna Praiss, Administrative Patent Judge, PTAB 
  • Michelle Armond, Partner, Armond Wilson LLP
  • Jennifer Chagnon, Counsel, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC

A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation. Please send questions in advance or during the webinar to