Final PTO Rules Implementing AIA Changes to Patent Examination
August 23, 2012
The Federal Circuit Bar Association
Webcast and On-site: August 23, 2012 1:30 PM ET
Stephen G. Kunin of Oblon Spivak will be a panelist in the upcoming webcast which will discuss the final rules promulgated by the PTO to implement changes to patent examination (not proceedings at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board) resulting from the America Invents Act (AIA), including the following provisions: inventor's oath/declaration, third party submissions of prior art, citations of prior art in patent files, supplemental examination. All such new rules are expected to be published in their final form by August 16, 2012 and go into effect on September 16, 2012.
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