The Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC) International Patent Committee will be offering a seminar on "Important Developments in Japanese Patent Law" by Kisaragi Associates on June 30, 2017 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm (CT) in Chicago, IL. The seminar will provide important guidance on important developments in Japanese Patent Law and Administrative Practices, including information on the following topics:
• How to obtain patents for software-related inventions in Japan that will be enforceable in courts.
• The benefits of Japan’s accession to the Patent Law Treaty.
• Methods to accelerate patent prosecution in Japan, including use of the Japanese version of the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH).
The registration fee for the webinar is $10 (IPLAC members) or $20 (non-members). Those interested in registering for event can contact John S. Paniaguas of Clark Hill PLC at firstname.lastname@example.org or Prof. Joshua Sarnoff of DePaul University College of Law at email@example.com. Additional information regarding the seminar can be found here.