IP Roundtable: Navigating Section 101 Patent Eligibility

Blank Rome-Hosted Live Webinar

Online Event

Join Blank Rome attorneys, in-house counsel from Otis Elevator Company, and a patent examiner for a virtual roundtable discussion on how these stakeholders are handling Section 101 patent eligibility issues. They will provide unique insights and helpful tips, including analysis of:

The Client’s Perspective

  • How a large manufacturing company is impacted by and deals with patent eligibility issues

The Adviser’s Perspective

  • Latest developments in patent eligibility case law and tips for drafting patent applications to comply with section 101

The Insider’s Perspective

  • How PTO examiners handle patent eligibility issues and latest PTO guidelines


  • Moderator: Greg Herrman, Of Counsel, Intellectual Property Litigation, Blank Rome LLP
  • Jon Grossman, Partner, Intellectual Property & Technology, Blank Rome LLP
  • Daniel Archibald, Director of Intellectual Property, Otis Elevator Company
  • Calvin L. Hewitt, Supervisory Patent Examiner, Business Methods, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

This course is anticipated to qualify for the following CLE credits: 

  • CA—1.0 general credit
  • CT—1.0 general credit (by reciprocity)
  • DE—1.0 general credit (pending)
  • FL—1.0 general credit (by reciprocity)
  • NJ—1.0 general credit (by reciprocity)
  • NY—1.0 professional practice credit (transitional and available for newly admitted attorneys)
  • PA—1.0 general credit
  • TX—1.0 general credit
  • VA—1.0 general credit (pending)

To RSVP for the webinar, please go to webinar registration page.

QUESTIONS? Contact Courtney Litman, Senior Business Development Manager.