Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Time: 11:10am – 12:20pm
Credits: 1 general CLE hour
Live Webinar: $25 until 07/27/18
$35 on or before 08/12/18; $45
In this session, he will cover the following: business justification for seeking a patent, utility patents as roadblocks for competitors, and obviousness trumps novelty. He will also discuss patentability vs Freedom-to-Operate, timing for filing a patent in US and abroad, and reasons to consider filing abroad. Lastly he will cover the overview of the PCT Process for preserving rights to file abroad, role of design patents, special challenges for software applications, and resources.