Many patent applications and patents are lost before the EPO, either before Opposition Divisions or before Appeal due to incorrect original drafting, and added subject matter is a recurrent problem. Learn advanced drafting techniques for successful EPO patent applications.

Focus on the drafting skills and legal and commercial issues to be considered when drawing up international IP agreements

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£100 / €140 / $156

Clarity in drafting patent applications has always been a serious issue. The purpose of the seminar is to teach delegates the essentials of clarity, and the most effective use of the problem/solution-approach, giving delegates an edge over other parties.

Effective Defence of EPO Patent Applications

11 Jun 2020

Also on: 5 Nov 2020

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls in Combined EU/US Patent Applications. This seminar addresses the parallel, but substantially different, rules for drafting and prosecuting patents required by the Examiners and Appeal Boards of the EPO and USPTO.

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£200 / €280 / $312

This intensive one-day course will give you many insights into the best practice of organising and conducting an efficient and thorough IP due diligence project.


IP Due Diligence & Freedom-to-Operate in Practice

18 Jun 2020

Also on: 3 Dec 2020

This seminar provides a comprehensive overview of the principles of patent claim interpretation in the USA, UK and Germany.

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£100 / €140 / $156

An intensive update on patent protection for software-related inventions covering all the major developments in European patent law in particular GUI inventions and ‘mixed’ inventions with both patentable and non-patentable subject matter

A step by step practical guide to Strategic IP Planning

Strategic IP Planning

10-12 Mar 2020

Also on: 22 Sep 2020

This seminar combines one day of claim drafting fundamentals with a further day of focused workshops.

The Art of European Claim Drafting

19-20 May 2020

Also on: 11 Nov 2020

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£200 / €280 / $312

US Patent Practice, What all European patent attorneys need to know. A 2-day highly interactive seminar

US Patent Practice

11-12 Jun 2020

Also on: 3 Dec 2020