Strafford will be offering a webinar/teleconference entitled "Patent Claim Drafting and Construction in 2013: Crafting Claims to Withstand Scrutiny and Avoiding Claim Limitation Attack" on March 20, 2013 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm (EST). Thomas L. Irving of Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, Lauren L. Stevens of Foley & Lardner, and Colin G. Sandercock of Perkins Coie will provide guidance to patent counsel for defining patent claims, examine recent court treatment of claim construction issues, and offer approaches for claim construction and drafting. The webinar will review the following questions:
What are the key considerations for counsel in patent drafting?
• What steps can be taken to avoid patent profanity?
• What are the lessons of recent federal circuit decisions on claim construction for patent counsel?
The registration fee for the webinar is $297 ($362 for registration and CLE processing). Those registering by February 22, 2013 will receive a $50 discount. Those interested in registering for the webinar, can do so here.