The event is fully booked.
Working language will be English, simultaneous interpreting into German and French will be provided, if so requested.
The seminar will explain what data is exchanged between the EPO and the member states offices. It will focus on what details regarding renewal fee and lapse information need to be sent to the EPO. A practice-oriented overview of the administrative workflow, with the necessary background will allow for better understanding of the implications of post-grant procedures. This seminar is specifically designed to meet the needs of staff of national offices of states that have recently joined the European Patent Organisation. It equally serves as comprehensive training for staff members who have recently taken up this responsibility at their respective national office, or simply as a refresher.
The seminar will explain in detail what data is exchanged between the EPO and the member states, including the legal background. In particular:
A balanced mix of theory and practice, providing for interactive discussions will help to generate new knowledge, clarify open questions and allow for immediately putting into practice the acquired know-how.
Staff of the national patent offices of the EPO member states
European Patent Academy
European Patent Office
Tel. +49-89-2399 5454
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