AIPLA presents Patent Prosecution Highway: Best Practices for Navigating This International Drive


On Wednesday, July 31st, Matt Wernli (Austin) will serve as a co-presenter of an American Intellectual Property Law Association webinar discussing the recent developments and future of the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH). The PPH, implemented between the USPTO and numerous partner Offices such as Australia, Canada, EPO, Finland, Germany, Japan, Portugal, Russia, Spain and the UK, serves to offer those applicants who first file in a home country advantages during US patent prosecution. Speakers will present on current PPH programs and rules, as well as tips and tricks on how to best utilize the PPH.