Learn online how examiners approach petitions practice

Would you like to learn more about recent examination practice and procedure guidance for petitions practice? Attend an interactive virtual instructor led training (vILT) to hear how examiners conduct this important work.  Class size is limited, so register early for this free opportunity.

This training provides an overview of the Office of Petitions (OPET) and the impact of petitions on the examination process.  Attendees will learn basic information regarding:

  • OPET and the petition process
  • Common types of petitions
  • Recent updates to petitions practice
  • Best practices

The USPTO is approved for one hour of CLE credit in Virginia for this course.

For questions about this course, please email vILT@USPTO.gov.

Learn more about USPTO courses offered through vILT.

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Reasonable accommodation requests

If you require a reasonable accommodation to access this training, please contact the USPTO’s Office of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity (OEEOD) at oeeod@uspto.gov or 571-272-8292. You may also contact USPTO’s Reasonable Accommodation Program Manager, Heather Austin Jones, at heather.jones1@uspto.gov.


This event is part of a series: Continuing legal education (CLE)