Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2012: Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing
July 19, 2012 - July 20, 2012
CLE - Live Seminar
In this advanced two-day program, you will have a unique opportunity to receive hands-on drafting experience under the guidance of experienced patent prosecutors. By working in small technologically-distinct groups, you will receive individualized feedback on claim drafting and amendment writing skills, as well as learn practical techniques for avoiding prosecution pitfalls. Guidance will be provided on the America Invents Act and its implementation by the Patent and Trademark Office, including the new post-grant review and inter partes review systems. Course material will include sample problems and model solutions.
Structure of the Programs
The New York City Workshop is organized into four technology sections: Biotechnology, Chemical/Pharmaceutical, Electromechanical, and Electronics/Computers. The San Francisco Workshop is organized into three technology sections: Electromechanical/Mechanical, Electronics/Computers, and Life Sciences (Biotechnology, Chemical/Pharmaceutical). Enrollment in these sections is limited, and two or three senior patent attorneys will lead each section. Homework review and realistic claim drafting and amendment writing exercises are also a special feature of these workshops. Homework must be completed and submitted upon registering onsite at the program.
Important! Early registration is advisable as enrollment is limited.
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