Director Richard M. Bemben will moderate a roundtable discussion during the 2022 PTAB Bar Association Thought Leader Summit hosted by the USPTO on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM ET.

Event Overview
The Thought Leader Summit will include a panel discussion focusing on strategies after denial of institution or a final written decision, and lively round table discussions with APJs to discuss Director Vidal’s decisions and guidance since becoming the Director, post-grant and litigation coordination strategies and pitfalls, motions to amend, ways to handle applicant admitted prior art, strategies surrounding sur-replies and new exhibits, as well as other timely topics.