Patent Trial & Appeal Board Roundtable | Comments on Patent Litigation
Commentators: Chief Judge Paul R. Michel (ret.) ; Suzanne Michel ( Senior Patent Counsel, Google ) ; David L. Marcus (SVP, Deputy GC and Chief Patent Counsel, Comcast) ; and Laurie Self T'86 (VP and Counsel, Qualcomm).
The Duke Law Center for Innovation Policy hosted a roundtable in Washington, D.C., on June 3, 2015. Experts from academia, government, and the private sector discussed and critiqued the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) process, instituted in 2012 as an alternative to costly district court litigation over patent validity.
For more information about the Duke Law Center for Innovation Policy: https://law.duke.edu/innovationpolicy/
For more information about the roundtable: https://law.duke.edu/innovationpolicy/ptabroundtable/