The Fordham IP Institute, in conjunction with the NYIPLA and the USPTO, hosted a “Patent Quality Overview” on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at Fordham University School of Law.

Valencia Martin Wallace, Deputy Commissioner for Patent Quality, United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), along with other USPTO Executives  provided an overview of the agency’s Enhanced Patent Quality Initiative. Mark Bloomberg, Esq., Zuber Lawler & Del Duca, and Robert Rando, Esq., The Rando Law Firm P.C., also participated as panelists and offered a litigation perspective on Enhanced Patent Quality Initiative issues. The event included a presentation on:

  • clarifying the prosecution record
  • sharing insights of internal and external best practices that will result in a clear record
  • a demonstration of the agency’s interview collaboration tools
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