What: Patent Resources Group Advanced Courses Program
Who: Patent Lawyers and Professionals
When: October 15-21, 2008
Where: Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa, Santa Ana Pueblo, N.M.
Media interested in attending should contact Daniel Waldman at 410-962-6447 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alexandria, Va. (October 13, 2008)-Patent attorneys and professionals from around the world will gather at the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa outside Albuquerque, N.M. this week to attend the Advanced Courses program offered by Patent Resources Group, the nation’s leading educator of patent professionals.
The program will debut a new course designed to train professionals to effectively manage patent appeals, which have increased by 30% over the past year. The course, entitled When, Why and How to Effectively Appeal to the USPTO, will be taught by William F. Smith, who has 19 years of distinguished service as an Administrative Patent Judge on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences.
Advanced Courses are designed to provide practicing patent attorneys and professionals with comprehensive strategies for applying patent law and to keep them up-to-date with the most recent changes to the patent field. Patent professionals who are hungry for career advancement come from around the world to attend these courses so that they can not only improve their job performance, but also increase their value to their employers.
“In today’s fast-paced world of technological innovation, patents play a strategic business role in translating new ideas into profitable innovations,” said Paul Gardner, Patent Resources Group’s Academic Director. “Businesses here and abroad are increasingly reliant on patent professionals who can apply the law to real-world intellectual property issues. And these people are rising to leadership positions in the industry.”
Complete course descriptions and program schedule is available online at www.PatentResources.com. Participants in the program will have the opportunity to network with fellow patent professionals as well as Patent Resources Group’s acclaimed faculty.
About Patent Resources Group
Patent Resources Group provides courses and publications in all aspects of patent practice for professionals at all levels of experience. Patent Resources Group offers patent training programs in major cities and destinations, over the Internet, and on-site at companies and law firms, and attracts attendees from around the world.
Patent Resources Group was established in 1969 by Professor Irving Kayton, Professor of Law Emeritus, George Mason University, and founder of the Patent and Intellectual Property Law Program at George Washington University. Since its inception, the company has taught patent law and related courses to 40,000 patent attorneys, agents, engineers, and scientists.