Two Day Seminar: The Art of European Claim Drafting (London, United Kingdom - November 26-27, 2018) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

September 18, 2018

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2018--The “The Art of European Claim Drafting” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This seminar combines one day of claim drafting fundamentals with a further day of focused workshops. Attendees have the choice of either a mechanical or chemical workshop.

Who Should Attend:

Trainee patent attorneys - preparing short or long term to qualify Patent attorneys in private practice Corporate patent attorneys and lawyers People working or training in intellectual property


Day one

Led by Joeri Beetz and Leytham Wall

09.00 Registration and refreshments

09.30 Know the invention

Know the client Understand the invention Novelty The invention and the prior art

10.30 Refreshments

10.45 Claim drafting fundamentals

Clarity Claim scope Dos and don’ts

12.45 Lunch

13.45 The importance of a good description

Structure of the description Amendments and clarity Sufficiency of disclosure

14.30 Amendments

Legal background In the priority year After filing Limitation Opposition Inescapable trap

15.00 Refreshments

15.15 Claim interpretation

Art. 69 EPC Before and after grant EP v US

16.00 International considerations

US PCT Asia Drafting a global application PCT applications and priority pitfalls

17.00 Close of day one

Day Two

Led by Joeri Beetz

08.30 Refreshments

09.00 Preparation phase

Closest prior art selection Novel and inventive features Claim categories, technical fields

Claim sketching

Requirements of a patent Novelty Inventive step Clarity Essential features

10.30 Refreshment break

10.45 Claim drafting

Functional claiming Mere juxtaposition of features One- and two-part claims Scope of protection. How broad?

Dependent claims

Claim trees Claim dependencies

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Drafting the description

Support inventive step Create fall-back positions

15.00 Refreshment Break


The problem solution approach Closet prior art selection Claim categories Novelty and inventive features

17.00 End of Workshop

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