PCT Strategies Session

Target Audience: Those who understand the basics and wish to learn about the strategic use of the PCT.

Program Topics:

  • Brief overview of the PCT
  • Information on use of the RO/US and RO/IB
  • The pros and cons of each of the 8 ISAs available to US applicants filing at the RO/US and RO/IB
  • Opportunities to amend the IA under Article 19 and 34 – filing of the demand
  • Using the PCT for entry onto the PPH
  • Where to get Help

After each topic there will be a group discussion on usage of the PCT

1.5 hours of CLE Requested

Seminar Instructor:

Carl Oppedahl, Patent Attorney, PCT Expert and WIPO designated speaker (San Francisco only)
Gary Smith Managing Director of the PCT Learning Center, and former Director of the PCT at USPTO & WIPO

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