Advanced PCT Formalities Programme (London, United Kingdom - November 29-30, 2018) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

September 20, 2018

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 20, 2018--The “Advanced PCT Formalities ” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This advanced PCT formalities programme will give you a detailed understanding of the PCT mechanism beyond the basics. It will provide and in-depth discussion of the PCT procedure, including international phase and entry into the national/ regional phase It will give you practical tips and advice on how to make the most efficient use of ePCT

Key topics to be covered include:

Latest developments of the PCT System Filing requirements and amendments Correction of defects International Search, the ISR, Written Opinion of the ISA International Preliminary Examination Requirements for entre into the national phase, including US national phase Procedural safeguards, withdrawals Making effective use of ePCT

Who Should Attend:

Patent administrators and formalities staff with experience of working with the PCT or those who need a refresher All those with the relevant experience, who want to gain a better and more comprehensive understanding of the formal and administrative procedures required to deal efficiently with PCT applications


Day One

Introduction to the PCT system Filing of PCT applications The International Bureau as Receiving Office Signature requirements Agents and common representatives Correction/addition of priority claims Restoration of the Right of Priority Correction of defects Incorporation by reference Rectification of obvious mistakes Recording of changes under Rule 92bis International search and written opinion of the ISA Supplementary international search Filing of demands for international preliminary examination (Chapter II) International preliminary examination Unity of invention and protest procedure Filing amendments during the international phase Fees payable under the PCT

Day Two

International publication Withdrawals Entry into the national phase European regional phase requirements US national phase requirements Procedural safeguards for international applications Requirements concerning the deposit of biological material and sequence listings Amendments to the PCT Regulations from 1 July 2015 Recent developments ePCT Where to get help For more information about this conference visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3j5vp2/advanced_pct?w=4

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