Morgan Lewis Seminars

Changes to Subject Matter Eligibility – Recent Case Law and Changes to USPTO Guidelines and Rules for Subject Matter Eligibility and Inter Partes Review

Thursday, June 27, 2019
08:30 AM - 10:30 AM Pacific Daylight Time

Recent developments in the law on Section 101, both in the federal courts and at the USPTO, are having substantial impact on the procurement and enforcement of software-related patents. Our discussion will include analysis of the Federal Circuit and district court Section 101 landscape. In that context, we will also discuss practice tips and pointers in view of the USPTO's "2019 Revised Patent Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance" announced on January 4, 2019.

We will also discuss recent changes to IPR practice, including the pilot program for motions to amend.


8:30–9:00 AM PT \\ Breakfast and registration
9:00–10:30 AM PT \\ Program


For more information or to register, please contact Iris Jacinto.

CLE credit: CLE credit in CA, FL, IL, NJ (via reciprocity), NY, PA, TX, and VA is currently pending approval.