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WIPO and USPTO will host programs about the WIPO services in San Jose (October 31), San Diego (November 2) and Salt Lake City (November 4).
The two-hour seminar will review the considerations and options for filing foreign patent applications, including an overview of the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and the use of the Paris Convention for non-PCT countries. This event is free and open to the public.
The Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) has taken on increasing importance as reciprocity through the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH), and various accelerated examination procedures relying on
The Office of International Patent Cooperation highlights Global Dossier, conducts a focus session on access to prior art and requests comments on the project from the public.
Experts from the USPTO provide an overview of PCT and include detailed description of the procedural aspects of filing an international application under the PCT, international search and preliminary examination, and national phase entry into the United States.