He will illustrate how to “deconstruct” sometimes opaque opinions using recent cases from 2018 as examples.
Case coverage will include:
Monsanto v. DuPont: opinion by Judge Wallach on inherent anticipation and giving claims their “broadest reasonable interpretation” in the PTO
Texas Advanced v. Renease: opinion by Judge Taranto on extraterritorial sales, the intersection between patents and trade secret protection and the jury trial right
Vanda Pharms.: opinion by Judge Lourie on Section 101 eligibility and active inducement
The CLE presentation will run from 3:30pm to 4:30pm. A reception will follow.