CIPLA MEETING OCTOBER 24, 2019 – THE EVOLVING WRITTEN DESCRIPTION REQUIREMENT POST-ARIAD


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JAY LESSLER, PARTNER, BLANK ROME LLP

The Connecticut Intellectual Property Law Association (CIPLA) is pleased to announce its second meeting in the 2019-2020 schedule. We are welcoming Jay Lessler, a Partner at Blank Rome LLP in New York. Mr. Lessler will speak on “The Evolving Written Description Requirement Post-Ariad”, i.e., the evolution of the written description requirement since the 2010 Federal Circuit case Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Eli Lilly and Co., which confirmed that a written description requirement exists separate from enablement.  The meeting will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 6:00pm at the Graduate Club in New Haven. Please RSVP by October 21, 2019 on the CIPLA website or by emailing CIPLA Program Chair Jeff Scepanski at jscepanski@ogrp.com.