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A Corporate Counsel Guide to Post-Grant Proceedings at the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO)

Association of Corporate Counsel

May 8, 2020

Written by John C. Alemanni, Justin L. Krieger, Michael T. Morlock and David A. Reed

In this ACC Guide, an overview of recent developments in post-grant proceedings before the United States Patent Trial and Appeal Board are explained.  With new relatively new administrative proceedings developed for challenging competitor grants, in-house counsel will need to this knowledge to prepare themselves for hearings.

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