Webinar Recordings & Materials
On December 15, 2014, the USPTO issued a new comprehensive Interim Guidance document for examination of subject matter eligibility under 35 U.S.C. § 101.
In this webinar, directors Michelle K. Holoubek and Marsha Rose Gillentine, Ph.D. discuss the impact of the guidelines on the diagnostics industry. Some of the topics addressed include:
- How the PTO Guidelines and recent Federal Circuit decisions affect decision-making on whether to file a patent application or keep the invention as a trade secret.
- Strategies for prosecuting patent applications in view of the PTO Guidelines and recent Federal Circuit decisions.
- Approaches to drafting a patent application in view of the PTO Guidelines and recent Federal Circuit decisions.
To view the webinar, visit our YouTube channel. The webinar slides can be downloaded below.