Licks Attorneys’ partner Ricardo Nunes will be attending the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) event during the Patent Bar & Office Dialog Summit, in Whashington, DC, on March 15th. Promoted by the association’s Education Foundation, the summit congregates experts from the USPTO and the private bar to discuss current developments. Panelists will discuss issues related to Subject Matter Eligibility, Patent Quality, PTAB/IPR, and Written Description. More than 100 employees from the USPTO will attend the conference. Private bar and patent examiners will have an opportunity to collaborate on difficult topics such as Improving Stakeholder and Examiner Interactions, Clarity of Record, and Service Confidence during the luncheon. The conference will wrap up with a networking reception. Learn more here. On March 16th, our partner Ricardo Nunes, who is also Vice Chair of IPO’s Latin America Practice, will be attending the Committee Leadership Meeting, which unites the association’s leaders. Learn more here.