If you are an intellectual property (IP) practitioner, you won't want to miss this free opportunity to learn about the new 101 guidance and patent quality updates. There is no fee to register, but space is limited. Learn more and register early.
Panel discussions with academics, IP practitioners, and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office representatives will include information on patent application readiness, the new 101 guidelines, patent quality, and ethics and professional practices (pending speaker confirmation).
CLE Credit is pending approval.
|12:30 - 1:00 p.m.||Networking and Registration|
|1:00 - 1:15 p.m.||
Welcome and Opening Remarks
|1:15 - 1:25 p.m.||
|1:25 - 2:15 p.m.||
Patent Quality Update including Federal Register notices 35 USC 101 and 112
|2:15 - 3:00 p.m.||
Patent Application Readiness
|3:00 - 3:15 p.m.||Break|
|3:15 - 4:00 p.m.||
|4:00 - 5:00 p.m.||
Ethics and Professional Practice
|5:00 p.m.||Closing Remarks|
For additional information, please contact the Midwest Regional USPTO at 313-446-4800 or MidwestRegion@uspto.gov