Alaina Pak Summarizes Recent Federal Circuit Cases at Design Day 2024

Banner Witcoff’s Alaina Pak will summarize two recent Federal Circuit cases during the USPTO’s 17th Annual Design Day on Thursday, May 9th, from 10 am to 5 pm EST in Alexandria, Virginia.

During her presentation, Alaina will summarize Columbia Sportswear North America, Inc. v.  Seirus Innovative Accessories, Inc., addressing the issue of the scope of comparison prior art. She will also discuss LKQ Corporation v. GM Global Technology Operations LLC and the standard for obviousness for design patents. 

Design Day is co-sponsored by the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The day features multiple presentations on various aspects of design patents, changes in global law, design-related court decisions, and more.

You can find more information about Design Day by clicking here.

To find information on the virtual component of Design Day, click here.

Contact Banner Witcoff Share on LinkedIn View this page as a pdf Share on Twitter Email this page Print this page