Learn more about patents. Are you a technical SME or technical starter and are you planning to invest seriously in patent protection and/or patent information? And do you want to know more about patents and patent procedures? In this workshop, Netherlands Patent Office provides a deep dive into some of the more complex patent topics.
During this workshop theory, practical examples, and assignments will be discussed.
What is covered:
Determine whether 3rd party patents require you to take action;
How novelty and inventive step are examined;
What you can do yourself and what it is better to leave to specialists;
Gain insight into costs and patent procedures;
How to provide patent attorneys and other patent specialists with the correct information.
To be a fully-fledged discussion partner for patent attorneys or other patent specialists, you need a good understanding of the patent system: the requirements of a patent application, the costs, but also a reasonable assessment of whether you need to take action in the event of a possible infringement by yourself or others.
Please note: The signup form is in Dutch but the workshop will be in English.