Revised Guidelines for Examination in the European Patent Office will enter into force in June 2012.
The European Patent Academy is organising a seminar in co-operation with the epi to provide an overview of the changes and the impact they may have on a patent practitioner's daily work. Presentations and discussion will clarify the EPO's role, but also highlight the profession's view.
This event is directed to practitioners who are active in the prosecution of European patent applications before the EPO.
For more information about the seminar, please consult the provisional programme which you will find in the download section at the top of this page.
A registration fee of EUR 250 is levied.
This fee covers seminar material and catering for the whole event for one participant. The fee cannot be split and is once paid only refundable until 29 days before the first seminar day. After this date, there is no refund possible.
Payment of the registration fee can be made by either
Further information will come up directly after you have submitted the registration form. Please save the link to this page if you would like to pay at a later stage.
If you need assistance or are unable to pay by either of these methods, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for advice.
Please find further information about the accommodation possibilities in download section. You are advised to book your accommodation as early as possible by sending your hotel request form to BCD travel.
European Patent Academy
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Participants shall have a good command of the English language.
Deadline for registration is over.