ExpiredEssential PCT – Milwaukee, WI

  • Essential PCT
    October 19, 2017
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Essential PCT – Milwaukee, WI

Date/Time: October 19, 2017 9:00 to 4:00

Quarles & Brady Conference Room
411 East Wisconsin Avenue,
Milwaukee, WI 53202


For all professionals (attorneys, agents, paralegals and foreign filing specialists) preparing and managing PCT international and national applications – all levels

Special offer for this seminar only: Register two people and pay only one registration fee!

To take advantage of this register both people individually and pay for one. For the second person, choose “Pay Later”. If assistance is needed, call 571-212-3868

5.5 Hours of Wisconsin CLE approved

Covers all aspects of the PCT international and national phases with special emphasis on the strategic use of the PCT.

Program Topics:

  • Introduction to the PCT
  • Basics of the PCT
  • Filing of the International Application
  • Introduction to PCT-SAFE
  • Priority Claims
  • Correction of Defects
  • Recording of Changes under 92bis
  • Introduction to ePCT (including live demo)
  • International Search Report and Written Opinion
  • International Publication
  • Amendments under the PCT
  • Filing a Demand for Preliminary Examination
  • Where to get Help

PCT Strategies

  • Choosing a Receiving Office for US applicants (RO/US or RO/IB)
  • Choice of International Authorities for US applicants – Pros and Cons of each
  • When is it useful to file Amendments under Article 19 and 34/Filing a Demand for Preliminary Examination
  • National Phase Entry vs. By-Pass Route
  • Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) and the PCT

Detailed Program Topics

Seminar Instructor:
Gary Smith, PCT Learning Center

Program Fee: $395. See special 2 for 1 offer above.

Program Fee will be refunded, less $75 administration fee, if requested by October 6.

Program fee includes:
Seminar Book
Morning and afternoon breaks

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Quarles & Brady Conference Room, 411 East Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53202-4426, United States