Programs and Events
INTA-USPTO Roundtables

Enjoy an INTA-USPTO roundtable discussion near you.

Thursday May 1
Los Angeles, California**
Breakfast: 9:00 am–9:30 am
Discussion: 9:30 am–11:30 am
              Friday, May 2
Orange County, California**
Lunch: Noon–12:30 pm
Discussion: 12:30 pm–2:30 pm

**Reminder: For your convenience, a roundtable will also be held in Redwood City on April 29 (Lunch:  noon-12:30 pm  Discussion: 12:30 pm-2:30 pm).

These roundtables are designed to help the USPTO better understand the needs of those using its services and to offer insights into the USPTO operations.

Topics include:

  • Recent developments at the USPTO. (e.g., performance and quality results)
  • Customer suggestions for improvements.
  • Practice tips.

This unique opportunity to get to know the USPTO should not be missed.

To preserve the desired interactive format at each roundtable, attendance is limited to the first 25 people to register. Upon reaching capacity, a waiting list will be created. If a seat becomes available, you will be contacted immediately. Registrants are also invited to send no more than two questions in advance to ensure there is sufficient time to address them during the roundtable. Please send your questions to Craig Morris at within 7 days before the roundtable date.

Note: This is not a forum to discuss individual cases

International Trademark Association
United States Patent & Trademark Office


Los Angeles  (May 1)
Moderators:  Craig Morris, Catherine Holland and Jonathan A. Hyman
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP
10100 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 1600
Los Angeles, California
Registration form

Orange County – Irvine  (May 2)

Moderators:  Craig Morris and Catherine Holland
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP
2040 Main Street, 14th Floor
Irvine, California
Registration form

Registration Information
The registration fee is US $50 per person/session and includes a buffet meal. No onsite registrations will be accepted. To register by fax, download the registration form and fax it with payment to +1-212-768-7796.