Patentability of mathematical methods
US Patent Attorney Gabriela Tomescu and European Patent Attorney Rut Herbjørnsen come together to lecture on patentability in USPTO and EPO for a half day seminar in December.
In this seminar, we discuss patentability of mathematical methods in EPO and USPTO in view of recent developments in practice. Gabriela Tomescu has extensive experience with US Patent practice, including patentability, and Rut Herbjørnsen is a European and Swedish Patent Attorney, specializing in patentability of computer implemented inventions.
This seminar is a perfect way to top up you 2019 PVU-points.
Mathematical methods is one of the exceptions from patentability. With the development of AI and machine learning, this exception is becoming increasingly important.
We discuss the practice as recently clarified by the EPO and also G1/19 regarding the technical character of simulations, which is pending before the Enlarged Board of Appeal.
With regard to the US, we will discuss the patentability of abstract ideas, with an emphasis on mathematical methods, the recently amended USPTO guidelines, as well as recent court decisions.
Patent attorneys who draft applications for prosecution in both USPTO and EPO
Date: December 5
Fee: 2.700 SEK
PVU: For authorized Swedish patent attorneys each seminar counts as 3 hours structured further education.
Early bird fee: 2.500 SEK if you register before November 1st