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1-Day Seminar: Freedom to Operate (FTO) Searching (London, United Kingdom - February 6, 2019) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

December 4, 2018

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 4, 2018--The “Freedom to Operate Searching” conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Understanding the background, defining terms and objectives; fundamentals of FTO search scope, methods for searching for claimed features, using basic legal status tools to assist valuation, and understanding and reporting the results from an FTO perspective.

Agenda

Background and motivations to freedom-to-operate searching; extent, timing, caveats

Understanding the background to a search Terminology variation and search objectives

Fundamentals of FTO search scope

In-force patents Other IP rights Pending applications Recently lapsed rights Expired rights Non-patent literature Analysing the search question; multiple aspects or features Undertanding the results from an FTO perspective; multiple aspects or features

Methods for searching for claimed features; full text and text segments, extended classifications

Using basic legal status tools to assist evaluation; finding amended claims After the subject search; verifying status of patents

Reporting aspects for an FTO search

Speaker: Stephen Adams, Director, Magister Ltd.

Stephen Adams is Director of Magister Ltd, a patents documentation consultancy and training service. He worked in technical information for over 20 years, latterly for nearly 9 years with Zeneca Agrochemicals (now Syngenta) as their principal patent searcher. He is Director-at-Large for PIUG Inc.

For more information about this conference visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d4bx9c/1day_seminar?w=4

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