Anyone who is relatively new to US patent prosecution will benefit from AIPLA’s Patent Prosecution Boot Camp. Now in its eighteenth year, this boot camp offers the opportunity to learn from experienced patent practitioners. From the brochure:
This two-day seminar, also referred to as “boot camp,” is tailored to new practitioners (those having less than two years of experience), or others who want to learn the basics of patent application preparation and prosecution. This comprehensive CLE-accredited seminar includes instructional sessions, hands-on claim drafting, and responding to office actions workshops taught by highly skilled, experienced private and corporate practitioners. At the program’s conclusion, attendees may choose to participate in one of three hands-on claim drafting and responding to office actions workshops in these areas:
Where: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW, Washington, DC 20008-4106.
Yours truly will be one of the presenters.
To learn more, or to register, click here.