UpcomingComprehensive PCT Seminar – Boston MA

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  • Comprehensive PCT Seminar
    June 6, 2018 - June 7, 2018
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Comprehensive PCT Seminar – Boston, MA

Date/Time: Day 1: Wednesday June 6, 2018 (9:00 – 4:00)
Day 2: Thursday June 7, 2018 (9:00 – 12:00)

Cooley LLP Conference Room
500 Boylston St,
Boston, MA 02116
Unique opportunity for training by WIPO and USPTO PCT experts

This comprehensive two day seminar starts with the basics before moving on to advanced topics – important and useful information for all levels.

Greatly expanded module on ePCT.

Program Highlights:

  • Introduction and Overview of the PCT System
  • Filing of the PCT International Application
  • Choosing a Receiving Office for US Applicants RO/US and RO/IB
  • Introduction to PCT SAFE
  • International Authorities for US Applicants – Info on all 8 ISAs available to US applicants
  • Claiming Priority under the Paris Convention and Furnishing Priority Documents (Incudes DAS)
  • Amendments under Articles 19 and 34, Filing the demand
  • Procedural safeguards
  • ePCT (greatly expanded)
  • National Phase/By-Pass Route in US
  • PCT and the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH)
  • Global Dossier
  • Recent and Upcoming Rule Changes

Detailed Program Topics

Seminar Instructors:
Carl Oppedahl – WIPO US Consultant on the PCT and US Patent Attorney

Mike Neas Deputy Director, International Patent Legal Administration (formerly PCT Legal) – USPTO (Requested)

Program Fee: $595 through May 30 ($645 thereafter)

Program Fee will be refunded, less $75 administration fee, if requested by May 30.

Program fee includes:
Seminar Book
Lunch and two breaks on day 1
Break on day 2

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Cooley LLP Conference Room, 500 Boylston St, Boston, Massachusetts, 02116, United States