Monday, September 7, 2015

USPTO - Improving Global Patent Prosecution - September 8, 2015

This arrived on Labor Day, the USPTO reminds:

"The Patent Quality Chat webinar series continues tomorrow, Tuesday, September 8th, from noon – 1pm EDT; this month’s topic is Improving Global Patent Prosecution, hosted by Deputy Commissioner for International Patent Cooperation Mark Powell and Director of International Programs Maria Holtmann. Mr. Powell and Ms. Holtmann will discuss how to improve global patent prosecution highlighting a new program the USPTO is exploring with other IP offices – global preliminary search.
Attend tomorrow (Tues 9/8) at noon using this link:

Throughout the Chat webinar event, stakeholder participation will be solicited via our event email box:
More information about the Patent Quality Chat webinar series, including a recording of last month’s event on Measuring Patent Quality, can be found on the Chat Web page:

All of the webinars in this series are free and open to the public. No CLE credit will be available through the USPTO. Video recordings and presentation materials from the webinars will be posted on our Patent Quality Chat Web page accessed online through the link above after each event.
Upcoming Patent Quality Chat webinar series for 2015
October 13: Update on the Enhanced Patent Quality Initiative
November 10: Special Programs for Patent Prosecution

All events are exclusively via webinar from noon – 1 p.m. EDT on the second Tuesday of the month."

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