Teleconference on TTAB Rule Changes: October 11th
Yours truly will participate as a panelist, along with Steve Baird and Beth Chapman, in a "Live 90-Minute Telephone Conference with Interactive Q&A" on the TTAB Rule Changes. October 11, 2007, at 1 PM. For details, follow this link.
The other two panelists:
Stephen R. Baird, Shareholder, Winthrop & Weinstine, Minneapolis. He heads the firm's Intellectual Property and Trademark and Brand Management Practice Groups and handles trademark litigation matters in proceedings in federal court and before the TTAB.
Beth A. Chapman, Special Counsel, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, Alexandria, Va. She is a member of the firm's Trademark & Copyright Department. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Trademark Trial & Appeal Board (TTAB) Judge (1998-2006). Before her judicial appointment, she served as an Interlocutory Attorney at the TTAB, handling motions in inter partes cases.