Test 0402


Date posted


Credit hours and CLE type


June 11, 2019

Examining Computer-Implemented Functional Claim Limitations for Compliance with 35 U.S.C. § 112

1 Patent CLE, 1 Ethics and 2 Virginia

Presentation slides
December 9, 2019U.S. Restriction Practice Computer Based Training 
A review of current U.S. restriction practice.

2 Patent CLEsPresentation slides
December 9, 2019Unity of Invention Computer Based Training
Covers restriction practice using the unity of invention analysis for national stage applications submitted under 35 U.S.C. 371.  Topics covered include determining when the unity of invention restriction analysis is to be used to formulate a restriction, a priori and a posteriori unity of invention analyses, reasonableness considerations, election of species, and rejoinder practice.

2 Patent CLEsPresentation slides
March 14, 2019Claim Interpretation Computer Based Training
Reinforces the concept of properly treating preambles, wherein/whereby/thereby/functional limitations, and computer implemented 35 USC 112(f) limitations under the broadest reasonable interpretation standard.

2 Patent CLEsPresentation slides