Patent Resources Group (PRG): Patent Bar Review Course


Sushil Shrinivasan, an attorney in our Dallas office, was co-lecturer at the Patent Resources Group (PRG) Patent Bar Review course, March 6-10 in Alexandria, VA.

March 6-10, 2017, 8:30AM - 5:30PM ET
Embassy Suites by Hilton Alexandria Old Town
1900 Diagonal Rd., Alexandria, VA

  • Continuing national applications (continuations, divisions and continuations-inpart) under 35 U.S.C. 120 and 121; and continued examination under 35 U.S.C. 132(b) and 37 C.F.R. 1.114.
  • Foreign priority and provisional application benefit claims under 35 U.S.C. 119.
  • New matter prohibition under 35 U.S.C. 132(a).
  • Additional requirements for non-provisional utility applications under the applicable law, Rules and MPEP sections.
  • Examination of non-provisional applications, including accelerated and prioritized examination under 37 C.F.R. 1.102, and patent eligible subject matter under 35 U.S.C. 102.
  • Amendments and other replies to Patent Office actions, including due dates and extensions of time under 37 C.F.R. 1.136.
  • Use of affidavits and declarations under 37 C.F.R 1.131 and 1.132 to overcome rejections.
  • Double patenting rejections and response.
  • Restriction requirements and responses.

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