On March 1, 2019 from 12-1:15 the Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC) is hosting a presentation by Cardozo School of Law Professor Christopher Buccafusco on how the Patent Office’s technical education requirements, while reasonable for utility patent prosecution, are biased against women with respect to design patents. Professor Buccafusco paper on this topic, which is available at https://ssrn.com/abstract=3245319. The event is free for IPLAC members and $30 for non-members. Lunch is included and IPLAC expects to offer one hour of CLE credit. Click here to register for this event, before the February 27 registration deadline.
The event is being held at Banner & Witcoff, 71 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 3600.