Computer-implemented inventions are now wide-spread in areas such as telecommunications, automotive or medical engineering. Drafting patent claims and IP strategies for software innovations show considerable differences in detail. Learn the particularities and train to draft better claims for software innovations!
Learn how to write software patent applications which get granted and are infringed upon! This course will give you the best practical tips to improve your skills in drafting claims for software patents. Apply your knowledge in a practical test including feedback from our speaker, an experienced litigation expert.
You will get a first-hand update on the most important decisions of the EPO Boards of Appeal on software.
The most important published and unpublished decisions of the EPO Boards of Appeal 2016-2018 in the field of biotechnology will be presented. The panelists will discuss, in particular, the consequences of these decisions on patent practice.
This course will provide a detailed guidance to the formal requirements of US patent prosecution.
- Amsterdam / 16. - 17.10.2019
The purpose of this seminar is to inform the participants how to prepare an international application for filing under the PCT and subsequently monitor the consecutive procedural steps, timelimits and payment of fees in the PCT international phase up to and including entry into the national phase in designated and elected states.
- Amsterdam / 22. - 23.10.2019
Our speakers will help you to gain an in-depth understanding of Art 83 EPC. After the course, you will be able to better balance the needs for disclosing the necessary information for the European patent application and keeping important features of the invention secret for other jurisdictions.
This course is about key metrics for IP. Attendees will learn how to measure IP KPIs.
The concept of added subject-matter for an application or a patent under Art. 123(2) EPC is a very important concept in European patent law.
This course is about techniques and tools for IP risk mitigation. Attendees will learn how to set up a proper IP risk management process.