A comprehensive one day seminar covering topics such as:-
Background and motivations to freedom-to-operate searching; extent, timing, caveats
Fundamentals of FTO search scope
Methods for searching for claimed features; full text and text segments, extended classifications
Reporting aspects for an FTO search
Stephen Adams is Director of Magister Ltd, a patents documentation consultancy and training service. He worked in technical information for over 20 years, latterly for nearly 9 years with Zeneca Agrochemicals (now Syngenta) as their principal patent searcher. He is Director-at-Large for PIUG Inc.