Two Day Formal Requirements of the European Patent System Seminar - London, United Kingdom - May 9th-10th, 2017 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Formal Requirements of the European Patent System" conference to their offering.

What you will learn by attending

- How to competently prepare an application for filing before the EPO

- Guidance on all administrative aspects

- What documents are required on filing

- Procedural steps

- Supervision of time limits

- Fee payments

Agenda

Day One

09.00 Registration & Refreshments

09.30 Introduction to the European Patent System

- History and development

- Organisation of the European Patent Office

- Departmental responsibilities

10.15 The European Patent Application

- Documents needed on filing

- Accordance of a date of filing

11.00 Refreshments

11.15 The European Patent Application ....continued

- Formalities examination

- Missing parts of the description and missing drawings

- Case Management

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Procedure before the Receiving Section and Search Divisions

- Search report and search opinion

- Response to the search opinion

- Publication of the application

15.30 Refreshments

15.45 Fees

- Modes of payment

- Reductions

- Refunds

17.00 Close of Day One

Day Two

08.30 Refreshments

09.00 Time Limits

- Calculation

- Extensions

- Notification

09.45 Loss of Rights

- Further processing

- Re-establishment of rights

- Transfer of rights

10.30 Refreshments

10.45 Examination Procedure

- Formal procedures up to grant of the European patent

- Refusal of the application

- Withdrawal of the application

- Deemed to be withdrawn

- Accelerated examination

12.30 Lunch

13.30 Towards Unitary Patent Protection in the European Union

14.15 Post-grant Proceedings

- Limitation

- Opposition and Appeal proceedings

15.00 Refreshments

15.15 Euro-PCT Patent Applications

- Overview of the international phase

- Entry in the regional phase

16.30 Close of Seminar

For more information about this conference visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mlj4hk/the_formal

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T. Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Related Topics: Patents, Intellectual Property

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T. Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Related Topics: Patents, Intellectual Property