This course begins by explain the creation of U.S. patent rights. We will discuss the U.S. requirements for patentability, and explore the scope of patent rights with respect to the importance of patent claims. Some strategies for start-ups to consider regarding filing patents. We will also look at a granted patent document and review the various sections.
Explain the scope and limits of patent protection – when to file, what to protect, and why
The parts of a patent
The process of applying for and having a patent granted
Aspects of International patent strategy and use of the Patent Cooperation Treaty
Speaker: Sanjay Agrawal, Elekta, Inc., St. Charles
Self-study does not qualify for Kansas credit.
Note: This material qualifies for self-study credit only. Pursuant to Regulation 15.04.5, a lawyer may receive up to six hours of self-study credit in a reporting year. Self-study programs do not qualify for ethics, elimination of bias or Kansas credit.