At the dawn of the Trump Administration The Naples Roundtable is launching a study of ways to improve the patent examination system, including ways to reward examiners for excellent work as well as how to deal with the seemingly excessive rate of refilings (whether § 120 or RCE).

A copy of our letter to PPAC Chair Marylee Jenkins concerning our new study is attached.   Information about The Naples Roundtable is available from our website,