April 14 2009 meeting

The Benjamin Franklin American Inn of Court


The Temple University Beasley School of Law

Request the pleasure of your attendance at the Inn’s meeting with special guest participant the

Honorable Chief Judge Paul R. Michel of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Program: Patent Reform

Date & Time: Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at 6:00 p.m.

Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will follow the program

Special Venue: Shusterman Hall, Temple University Main Campus

RSVP: Please RSVP by Thursday, April 9, 2009 to Stam Stamoulis,

email: Stamoulis "-at-" swdelaw.com Phone : (302) 999-1540

Space is limited so please RSVP early to reserve a spot

Graciously Hosted in part by Fish and Richardson

Directions: See link below. Please park in parking Lot #1 or at the Liacouras center, Parking costs $12


See further below for more details

CLE Credit: Will be available. If you are not a member of the Inn, please bring a check

payable to The Benjamin Franklin American Inn of Court in the amount of

$25.00 to receive CLE credit.

Costs: If space available - Free for BF Inn members and Law Students

Meeting free for non-members.

Reception after meeting $45 for Non-members (please bring check)

(Make check out to Benjamin Franklin American Inn of Court)

For more information see: www.innofcourt.org

Below attached are: announcement letter and flyer.

Directions: Click to see directions PDF and MAP

Parking available in Parking Lot #1: Click to see PDF MAP

Walking Directions from Parking Lot #1 To Shusterman Hall, - exit parking lot #1 onto Broad Street make a left (go north) and go to 1st red light (corner of Berks Mall and Broad Street at the light). Cross Broad St. and Walk east on Berks Mall for one block. At the owl statue, turn right onto Liacouras Walk. Shusterman Hall is a ½ block on the right.

Walking Direction from Liacouras Center to Shusterman Hall: - Exit parking lot at 15th and Montgomery and follow Montgomery to the Broad Street. Cross over Broad and continue on Montgomery, pass Klein Hall and at the back of Klein make a left on Liacouras Walk and Shusterman is about a block on your left.


Below are links to the patent reform bills as they progress thru congress

4/3/2009 - Senate bill S. 515 released from committee -


4/3/2009 -red line copy of Senate Bill S515 (from IPO.org website)