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BSKB’s Post Grant Bootcamp

June 1 @ 11:00 am - June 17 @ 12:15 pm EDT

Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch’s 6th Annual Post Grant Bootcamp – Reinvented and Updated for Virtual Format

After a one-year break due to the COVID-19 situation, BSKB will be presenting its popular annual Post Grant Bootcamp (PGB) this year in a virtual format with updated content. The 6th Annual PGB will start with a brief overview of post grant issues and will then take an in-depth look at post grant procedures and specific topics.

Who Should Attend?

  • U.S. corporate counsel and private practice attorneys
  • Patent attorneys and agents from abroad
  • Participants should have basic knowledge of U.S. patent law

Topics Covered:

Patent Office Trials

  • Inter Partes Review (IPR)
  • Post Grant Review (PGR)
  • Differences between the PTAB and District Court litigation
  • Estoppel, real party in interest, discovery, filing deadlines, making amendments and printed publication doctrine
  • Ethics

Estimated 9 hours of CLE credit available including 1 hour of ethics

What’s a Bootcamp?

A “bootcamp” can be defined as an intensive training program for improving one’s skills in a particular subject area. The 6th Annual Post Grant Bootcamp (PGB) will start with a brief overview of post grant issues and will then take an in-depth look at post grant procedures and specific topics.

General Information

Lectures will be held virtually and run every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 11:00 am – 12:15 pm EDT. Detailed class materials will be issued before the start of the seminar and class schedules can be found in the Event Agenda.

Register by May 14, 2021

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More about Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch, LLP (BSKB):

Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch, LLP (BSKB) is an internationally-recognized and highly-respected intellectual property (IP) law firm committed to obtaining and enforcing IP rights for our clients.

Since 1976, BSKB has been providing a full range of intellectual property law services to clients in the areas of patent prosecution, post-grant proceedings, litigation, opinions and counseling, design patents, trademarksand licensing. Our knowledgeable attorneys and agents hold advanced degrees and are experienced in the fields of chemistry, electronics and IT, mechanical engineering and life sciences/biotechnology.

We believe in offering every client quality, personalized service, and are committed to educating our clients to help them make the most of their intellectual property. BSKB has a rich tradition of offering seminars on intellectual property law that have been attended by practitioners from around the world.



Gerald Murphy

Partner, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch

David Bilodeau

Partner, BSKB

Eugene Perez

Partner, BSKB

Michael Smith

Associate, BSKB

Richard Anderson

Partner, BSKB


June 1 @ 11:00 am
June 17 @ 12:15 pm
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