One of the most vital assets that emerging biotech companies have is their intellectual property. The need to safeguard and promote your research ideas can create conflicting priorities. Understanding how to navigate the complete landscape of patents, licenses, and competitive IP are crucial in determining your success.
To help complete the IP puzzle join attorney and molecular and cellular biologist, Trey Powers of Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C and patent examiner, Stephen Koziol, from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to discuss strategies to error-proof your patent claims.
- Understanding the ideal time to file your patent application
- Pursuing, negotiating, and securing the appropriate licenses
- Understanding the competitive intellectual property landscape
- Assignment documents
- Using patents to secure capital investment
- The patent filing process and criteria
- The role of the Patent Examiner
- Working with the Patent Office
Please note: This webinar will be a rebroadcast of the live event which took place on November 5, 2019.