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Be fully prepared for the updated Patent Bar Exam by attending the industry-leading PRG Patent Bar Review Course, which has been fully updated to reflect all changes to the exam based on provisions from the America Invents Act. Both the classroom course and online video course provide attendees and viewers with:

  • Instruction from PRG’s Academic Director, Paul Gardner, one of America’s leading patent law experts.
  • 37.5 hours of instruction time.
  • In-depth analysis of approximately 100 questions from past exams throughout the course.
  • Detailed course presentation slides.
  • Free access to the online version of ExamWare®, our highly-acclaimed patent exam preparation software.
  • A detailed study plan to help you plan and organize your preparation activities in the months leading up the exam.

The live classroom version of the PRG Patent Bar Review is currently scheduled at the following locations across the US in 2013:

  • The Hilton Pasadena in Pasadena, CA from Jan. 21-25, 2013. Attendees of this course will also receive the video course for free, an $820 value!
  • The Westin Alexandria in Alexandria, VA from March 18-22, 2013.
  • The Four Points by Sheraton Chicago in Chicago, IL from May 6-10, 2013.
  • The Colonnade Hotel in Boston, MA from June 17-21, 2013.

Continue to check the PRG website because additional 2013 classroom courses will be announced soon!

The Westin Alexandria, location of the March Classroom Patent Bar Review.

The Westin Alexandria, location of the March Classroom Patent Bar Review.

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We know how easy it is to procrastinate, especially when your work life is keeping you busy. But you can’t wait any longer to sign up for PRG’s next Bar Review Course!

Register today and join us in Chicago on May 7-11. We are offering an amazing room rate of $189 per night at the downtown Four Points by Sheraton (compared to the going rate of $270 per night). But we can only guarantee the availability of rooms at this rate through Monday, April 23!

Don’t miss out on this chance to take our industry-leading Bar Review Course and begin your efforts to prepare for the USPTO registration exam. We have already updated our course to reflect the latest changes to the registration exam, based on the new source materials announced by the USPTO earlier this year.

Sign up today!

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We’ve already looked at a number of common questions and answers about the Patent Bar Exam and the PRG Patent Bar Review Course, and today we’ll post one last round of  frequently-asked questions:

 Q: Do any of the Bar Review Course study materials have to be returned to PRG?

A: No, all printed instructional materials are yours to keep.

 Q: If I attend a Classroom Bar Review Course, is it necessary to bring all the materials I was shipped with me?

A: No. Approximately 1-2 weeks prior to your Course, you will receive information via e-mail that details the materials you should bring with you to the Course.

 Q: How are updates to your Bar Review materials handled?

A: If there are revisions to our materials, we will provide them to you free of charge for up to 12 months after your initial purchase. After that point, you may have to incur an additional cost to keep your materials current.

Q: What is your Bar Review Course return policy?

A: You have 15 days from receipt of your materials to notify our office that you wish to return your order.

Q: This FAQ didn’t address my questions, what should I do?

A: Please contact our office via telephone: (703) 682-4860 or email: registrar@patentresources.com, and ask to speak with a registrar who will be more than happy to answer any additional questions.

Do you have any more questions about the Patent Bar Exam, Patent Bar Review Course, or other PRG courses?  Give us a call, send us an email, or leave us a question in the comments section!

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A New Blog

PRG offers the industry’s leading Patent Bar Review course, and we always keep the program fresh, relevant, and focused on the needs of our students.  Most recently, we began offering both  ExamWareTM and the video version of our course online.  The response has been tremendous, and now we have another free new resource to help ensure our students have a successful exam experience.

We’re giving you a one-of-a-kind invitation to follow along online with Landon IP patent analyst Chris Casson as he pursues his dream of passing the Patent Bar Exam.  Read Chris’ blog to follow his experiences, from taking PRG’s classroom Patent Bar Review course, to studying for the exam using PRG’s recommended approach, to finally taking (and passing!) the exam.

Look for new posts every Thursday at Passing the Patent Bar with PRG!

The PRG Patent Bar Review in December is at the Doubletree Hotel in Dallas, TX.

New Patent Bar Review Dates for 2012

The recently enacted Leahy-Smith America Invents Act results in major changes to patent law.  We don’t know when the Bar exam will be revised to reflect the new law, but you may want to take the exam soon before it is changed.  PRG is ready for you with lots of choices of dates and locations for our classroom course:

  • November 7-11, 2011 — New York, NY
  • December 5-9, 2011 — Dallas, TX
  • January 23-27, 2012 — Newport Beach (Orange County), CA
  • March 12-16, 2012 –Washington, DC (Alexandria, VA)
  • May 7-11, 2012 — Chicago, IL
  • June 18-22, 2012 — Boston, MA

And our online video course is available whenever and wherever you are ready to take it!

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If you register for PRG’s  industry-leading Patent Bar Review Course, you’ll receive FREE access to the new and improved ExamWareTM, our highly-acclaimed patent exam preparation software.  ExamWare is now online to more easily facilitate your “real-life” exam preparation!

ExamWare is easily accessible from your browser on any PC or Mac. If you’ve got web access, then you can use ExamWare wherever you are. You get all the same benefits, without having to keep track of any disks. You’ll get every edge to pass the new exam with:
  • Approximately 2,000 exam Q&As
  • Access to both a study mode an automatically timed simulated exam mode
  • Rationales behind each correct answer and explanations of why the other answers are incorrect
  • Hyperlinks to the relevant patent statute, patent rules, and MPEP sections and subsections
  • A graphical score analysis tool that allows you to identify subject areas where you need to focus your studying

Visit here to register for our next Patent Bar Review Course, September 12-16, 2011 in Newport Beach, CA.  We also have courses in November in New York, NY and in December in Dallas, TX.

Online Video Course

 Our Video Course is now available through the intuitive, easy-to-use video-on-demand interface on the PRG website.  No more disks! And as you watch Paul Gardner’s lecture, you’ll also see a PowerPoint presentation that follows along with the video.

Watch the Patent Bar Review Video Course online!

The Video Course provides all of the same instruction and materials as the Classroom Course, with the flexibility of proceeding at your own pace. You have the power to rewind, repeat, and reinforce if you feel that there is something you missed. Do what you can when time allows and pick up right where you left off when you are ready to begin again.
You can register for the Video Patent Bar Review Course here.
Want to know more about our Patent Bar Review resources?  Visit our FAQ section on the PRG website or read our new brochure on the Patent Bar Review Course.

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