Strafford will be offering a webinar/teleconference entitled "USPTO Examiner Interview Strategies: Preparing for and Conducting Interviews to Advance Patent Prosecution" on March 21, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (EDT). Adriana L. Burgy of Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, Kenneth E. Horton of Kirton McConkie, and Marvin Petry of Stites & Harbison will provide guidance to patent counsel on leveraging interviews with the USPTO patent examiners to prosecute patents more efficiently, and insight into conducting the interviews and offer strategies for interacting with patent examiners. The webinar will review the following issues:
• What should be included in an interview agenda and what should be avoided?
• How can patent counsel use an examiner interview to the client’s advantage?
• How and when should patent counsel interact with examiners for effective and efficient prosecution?
The registration fee for the webinar is $297. Those interested in registering for the webinar, can do so here.