Volume 50, Issue 1
Message from the Editor-in-Chief
Daniel Young
Dear Colleagues, Welcome to the Winter 2019 Edition of the BPLA Newsletter. We are very pleased to offer this Newsletter for exchanging information and ideas throughout our membership. In this edition, we provide an overview on the Supreme Court’s decision in Helsinn v. Teva, an update on initiatives to resolve uncertainty in patent eligibility determinations, information on Federal Circuit refinements to the post-Alice landscape, an article providing insights on invention disclosure privilege, contributions from the 2018 Writing Competition and other contributions. In addition, this edition includes announcements concerning upcoming events, members on the move, and other matters of interest to our membership. We thank our contributors for their time and attention to enriching this Newsletter. Further thanks to BPLA administrator, Constance Brennan, and the staff of Readz for their collective efforts in producing this edition. We look forward to your future contributions. Respectfully, Daniel Young Editor-In-Chief
2019 Ⓒ Boston Patent Law Association
Message from the President Deirdre Sanders
Members on the Move
List of Officers, Board of Governors and Committees
PTO Director Iancu Launches Bold Initiative to Resolve Uncertainty in Patent Eligibility Determinations
BPLA Past President Monica Grewal honored by International Institute of New England
Annual Committee Chair Planning Meeting
Job listings
Message from the Editor-in-Chief
Writing Competition Winners
What’s the Purpose of it All?
Supreme Court Issues Decision in Helsinn v. Teva
Community Calendar
Judges Dinner Save the Date
The Federal Circuit Refines the Post-Alice Landscape, Holding Spreadsheet Tabs Patent-Eligible
In Memoriam - Bill Daley
2019 Invented Here! Awards Event