The State of Patent Law and Possible Upcoming Changes

John S. Cipolla of Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP will share an overview of the current state of patent law and possible upcoming changes. Mr. Cipolla’s discussion will focus on the patentable subject matter standard under 35 U.S.C. 101, claim construction in inter partes review proceedings, and the irreparable harm standard for injunctions.

REGISTER HERE by August 9th at noon.

*This month’s meeting will be held at the Hampton Inn & Suites downtown, which is on Vine Street around the corner from The Cincinnatian.   

About the Speaker:

Mr. Cipolla is the Chair of the Intellectual Property Group at Calfee, where he provides clients with counseling and strategy concerning the procurement of patents and trademarks. Having practiced more than 30 years, Mr. Cipolla has extensive experience in litigation and dispute resolution in the areas of trademark and patent.