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Upcoming Events
Friday, March 24, 2017
BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
Time: 8:15 AM - 9:45 AM
WilmerHale
60 State Street
Boston, MA 02109
BPLA Case Law Committee
caselaw@bpla.org
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Evolution of Patent Litigation
Time: 4:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Northeastern Univ. School of Law Dockser Hall 65 Forsythe Street Boston, MA 02115
Federal Circuit Bar Association
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Friday, May 19, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
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Friday, April 7, 2017
BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
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Friday, May 5, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
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Friday, May 12, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Annual Judges Dinner
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Friday, March 24, 2017
BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
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Friday, June 16, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
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Thursday, March 23, 2017
Evolution of Patent Litigation
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Monday, April 10, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Trade Secrets Committee Meeting
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Business & Marketplace Committee Lunch
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017
PTAB & TTAB Come to Boston
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Thursday, April 13, 2017
BPLA & Copyright Society on Software Protection Strategies
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Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds
530 Virginia Road
Concord, MA 01742
Time: 8:15 AM to 9:30 AM
Friday May 19, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
N. Scott Pierce, Co Chair
BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds
530 Virginia Road Concord, MA 01742
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM
Friday April 7, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
N. Scott Pierce, Co Chair
BPLA Case Law Committee
WilmerHale 60 State Street Boston, Massachusetts 02109 United States
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM
Friday May 5, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
James Lampert, Co Chair
BPLA Case Law Committee
John Joseph Moakley US Courthouse One Courthouse Way Boston 02210
Time: 6:00 PM
Friday, May 12, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Annual Judges Dinner
Emily R. Whelan, Chair
BPLA Activities and Public Relations Committee
District Hall
75 Northern Avenue
Innovation Center
Boston, MA 02210
Time: 6:00 PM
Wednesday, October, 18, 2017
Save The Date: Making Connections In Boston's IP Community hosted by the BPLA Law School Committee
Susan Barbieri Montgomery & Andrew Beckerman-Rodau, Co Chair
BPLA Law School Committee
WilmerHale 60 State Street Boston, Massachusetts 02109 United States
Time: 8:15 AM
Friday March 24, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
Yvonne Lee, Co Chair
BPLA IP Case Law Committee
Nutter
155 Seaport Boulevard Boston, MA 02210
Time: 12: 00 PM to 1:30 PM
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Licensing Seminar Hosted by the BPLA Licensing Committee
Lana Gladstein & David Mello, Co Chairs BPLA Licensing Committee
licensing@bpla.org
Suffolk University
120 Tremont Street Boston, Massachusetts 02108 United States
Time: 4:00PM & 6:00 PM
Friday March 17, 2017
Giles S. Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition Day 1
Emma Hall &
Carolina Save Co-Chairs
BPLA Moot Court Committee
Suffolk University
120 Tremont Street Boston, Massachusetts 02108 United States
Time: 12:00 PM
Sunday March 19, 2017
Giles S. Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition Day 3
(Finals)
Emma Hall & Carolina Save Co-Chairs
BPLA Moot Court Committee
mootcourt@bpla.org
WilmerHale 60 State Street Boston, Massachusetts 02109 United States
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM
Friday June 16, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
Yvonne Lee, Co Chair
BPLA Case Law Committee
Northeastern
Time: TBA
Thursday April 13, 2017
BPLA & Copyright Society Program on Software protection strategies
Michael Bevilacqua & Keith Toms, Co Chairs
BPLA Copyright Law Committee
Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds
530 Virginia Road Concord, MA 01742
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM
Friday April 7, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Case Law Committee Meeting
N. Scott Pierce, Co Chair
BPLA Case Law Committee
caselaw@bpla.org

Northeastern University School of Law Dockser Hall 65 Forsythe Street Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Time: 4:00PM to 7:15PM
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Evolution of Patent Litigation
Erik Paul Belt, Immediate Past President BPLA Board Member
IPG Photonics Corporation
50 Old Webster Rd
Oxford, MA 01540
Time: TBA
Monday, April 10, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Trade Secrets Law Committee
Elias Domingo & Adam Samansky, Co Chairs
BPLA Trade Secrets Committee
Location TBA
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Save The Date: BPLA Business & Marketplace Committee Lunch
Kevin Henry & Steven Millsap, Co-Chairs
BPLA Business & Marketplace Committee
Nutter
155 Seaport Boulevard
Boston, MA 02210
Time: 12: 00 PM to 1:30 PM
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
BPLA Computer Law Committee - Subject Matter Eligibility: The Road So Far
Lawrence Stanley & A.J. Tibbetts, Co Chairs
BPLA Computer Law Committee
Main Moot Court Room
Suffolk University
120 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02108
Time: 12:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
TTAB & PTAB Comes to Boston
Andrew Beckerman-Rodau, Suffolk University Law School arodau@suffolk.edu Rory P. Pheiffer, BPLA President-Elect president-elect@bpla.org
Wilmer Hale 60 State Street Boston, MA 02109
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
BPLA Biotechnology Committee: Double Patenting: Not as Simple as a Terminal Disclaimer
Bo Han & Rebecca McNeill Co Chairs
BPLA Biotechnology Committee
biotechnology@bpla.org
Boston Bar Association
16 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02108
Time: 12: 00 PM to 1:00 PM
Thursday, April 27, 2017
BPLA Contested Matters Committee and the BBA Present: Life Sciences at the PTAB
Andrej Barbic & Rachel Emsley Co Chairs BPLA Contested Matters Committee
contested@bpla.org

Wilmer Hale 60 State Street Boston, MA 02109
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
BPLA Biotechnology Committee: Double Patenting: Not as Simple as a Terminal Disclaimer
Bo Han & Rebecca McNeill Co Chairs
BPLA Biotechnology Committee
biotechnology@bpla.org
Location TBA
Time TBA
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
BPLA International & Foreign Practice Committee - Strategies for Prosecuting Biotech and Life Science Patents in China
Eric Raciti & Keith Wood, Co-Chairs
BPLA International & Foreign Practice Committee