ExpiredAdvanced PCT Seminar and International Authorities Symposium – Washington, DC

  • Advance PCT Seminar
    October 5, 2017
    9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Advanced PCT Seminar and International Authorities Symposium – Washington, DC

Date: October 5, 2017

Time: 9:00 – 4:30

Conference Room located at Squire Patton Boggs
2550 M St NW
Washington, DC 20037

Ideal for professionals (attorneys, agents, paralegals and foreign filing specialists) filing and managing PCT international and national phase applications

Full program of the latest and most up-to-date PCT information

Plus presentations by representatives of the three major authorities used by US PCT applicants.

  • Mike Neas of the USPTO PCT Legal Administration – information on the USPTO as an RO, ISA, IPEA and national phase (stage) entry including PPH;
  • Albert Keyack, EPO US Attache – the EPO as ISA, IPEA and how the PCT can enhance the obtaining an European Patent, including the use of PCT Direct;
  • Ryan Han, IP Korea Center – KIPO as ISA and IPEA
  • Panel discussion with USPTO, EPO, IP Korea Center and IP attorney, Carl Oppedahl. Carl has vast experience with many of the international authorities.

6 Hours of VA CLE requested

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Seminar Instructors:
Carl Oppedahl, WIPO consultant
Gary Smith, PCT Learning Center

Program Fee: $495 through September 25 ($545 thereafter)

Want additional information? Call 571-212-3868

Program Fee will be refunded, less $75 administration fee, if requested by September 25.

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Program includes:

  • Seminar Book
  • Lunch
  • Morning and afternoon breaks

Seminar venue near Foggy Bottom Metro (Orange, Blue and Silver lines)

Hotels available near seminar venue include One Washington Circle and River Inn

Less expensive hotels available in Arlington, VA near Metro (Crystal City and Rosslyn)

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Squire Patton Boggs Conference Room, 2550 M St NW, Washington, District of Columbia, 20037, United States