State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

2017-18 Supreme Court Patent Review


June 28, 2018

11:30am - 1:00pm

Alston & Bird
1201 W. Peachtree St.
Atlanta, GA 30309

Join us at the offices of Alston & Bird for a lively panel discussion of the Supreme Court’s recent patent decisions and the practical implications of those decisions on patent practice going forward. This CLE will feature a discussion of the recent decisions addressing PTAB post-grant proceedings in Oil States Energy Services, LLC v. Greene’s Energy Group, LLC and SAS Institute Inc. v. Iancu. The panel also will discuss the anticipated decision on foreign lost profits in WesternGeco LLC v. ION Geophysical Corp. Will these decisions impact how companies defend patent infringement claims? How is the USPTO responding to these decisions? What will the future bring? Come to hear our panel’s thoughts on these important questions.

will be provided.

Timothy Holbrook: Emory University
School of Law
Nakul Warrier: RICOH
USA, Inc.
Chris Douglas: Alston & Bird LLP
Moderated by David Reed: Kilpatrick Townsend
& Stockton LLP

Thursday, June 28, 11:30
a.m.1 p.m.

& Bird
One Atlantic Center
1201 W. Peachtree

Lunch will be served, starting at 11:30 a.m. The substantive CLE program will begin at noon. One hour of CLE has been applied for.

Pre-register now to get a discounted rate of $0 for IP Section members and $10 for non-section members. On-site registration is $5 for IP Section members and $15 for non-section members.


Mary Jo Sullivan  

Derrick Stanley  





Intellectual Property Law Section

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