Archived: Interfacing Chemistry with Patents
An Introduction to Patents for Chemists and Chemical Engineers
Date: 15 November - 16 November 2018
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Tutors: Freija Glansdorp, Jakob Bumke
This course is a lively introduction to how the patent system works and the nature and scope of the rights a patent gives, with an emphasis on chemical inventions.
It covers patentability, patent procedures, infringement, the commercial exploitation of patents, the interpretation of patent literature and the role of the inventor.
There are also chemically oriented workshops aimed at exploring and reinforcing the basic course teachings.
Patent searching Patent procedures – the examination processWorkshop III Responding to Patent Office objectionsPatents procedures – more on the examination processPatent procedures – post-grantPatent infringementAttacking third party patent rightsWorkshop IV
Assessing & tackling infringement risksThe commercial value of patentsInventorship & ownershipSumming upAppropriate breaks will be taken on both days for lunch and refreshments
Who Should Attend
The course includes a comprehensive course manual, refreshments throughout the day, lunch and one course dinner.
Givaudan AG Schweiz
A brilliant whistle stop tour of IP/Patenting for technical experts by trained experts! Absolutely a must do course.