In this seminar our speakers will develop with you guidelines for preparing a patent application optimised for undergoing parallel procedures at the EPO and USPTO.
This masterclass will provide you with an intensive and practical overview of all relevant legal and practical issues concerning opposition and appeal proceedings before the EPO.
- Amsterdam / 16. - 17.05.2019
Our experienced speakers will help you to be prepared for FTO challenges when your company or your client wants to introduce new products or enhance existing ones. They will discuss with you best practices for setting up time and cost sensitive FTO searches and drafting effective FTO opinions.
- Amsterdam / Leiden / 16.05.2019
- Amsterdam / Leiden / 06.12.2019
IP Strategy - the interactive course which helps you setting up convincing IP strategy plans
- Heidelberg / 21. - 23.05.2019
- München / 26. - 28.11.2019
This course provides drafting and negotiating advice for EU practitioners, with precise references to existing US law.
- Heidelberg / 04. - 05.06.2019
This course will lead participants through all essential steps in preparing for Oral Proceedings. The first part of the day is devoted to the patent granting procedure and opposition. The second part will prepare you for a better presentation before the Boards of Appeal. The day will be completed with case studies and role simulations guided by our excellent speakers.
- Amsterdam / 04. - 05.06.2019
This course will outline the principles of licensing and examine every stage, from taking the decision to license, through negotiation to an in-depth analysis of an international license to what happens after the agreement has been signed.
- Amsterdam / 05. - 06.06.2019
- Heidelberg / 05. - 06.12.2019
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.
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.
Our speakers will not only give an systematic overview of the most relevant case-law but will also show recent trends with regards to re-establishment of rights proceedings at the EPO.