Kirton McConkie: America Invents Act (AIA) (Presentation)


Summary: America Invents Act (AIA):

- Changes to 35 USC 102 and 103

.. “First to File” System

.. Derivation Proceedings

- Review & Opposition of Patents.

.. Post-Grant Review

.. Inter Partes review

.. Program for Financial Service BusinessMethod Patents

- PTO Fees and Funding

- Other Changes

.. Prioritized Examination

.. 3rd party PriorArt Submissions

.. Willful Infringement

- Supplemental Examination

- Change in Subject Matter

- Oath & Assignment Changes

- Best Mode

- Declaration& Assignments

- Timing

- Prior User Rights (Sally Brown)

- False Marking (Jill Powlick)

- Joinder of Defendants (James Larson)

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