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A Portal Peek into the Patent Prosecution Practice and the Patent Profession

  • 04/20/2012
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • GCA Law Partners, LLP, 1891 Landings Dr., Mountain View, CA 94303

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Corporate and Intellectual Property Practice Section Meeting


Speaker:

Steve Shears

Topic: 
A Portal Peek into the Patent Prosecution Practice and the Patent Profession
  • What is a patent, legally?
  • Duration
  • Types of patents/applications
  • Patent structure (utility patent)
  • Claims vs. the prior art (35 U.S.C. 102a and 35 U.S.C. 103)
  • The statutory bar/grace period (35 U.S.C. 102b)
  • Duty of disclosure (Rule 56 IDS)
  • The patent process – fast forward
Additional Information:
Reserve early. Seating is limited. For those unable to attend in person, a call-in number will be provided. Please contact the Intellectual Property Chair Linda Pete for more information at ip@sfpa.com.

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