WEBCAST RECORDING: Derivation and Common Ownership Under the America Invents Act

June 6, 2013

Legally LiveUnder the America Invents Act (AIA), is it possible to claim an improvement on an invention that has been derived without authorization from another’s unpublished invention?  Can unpublished prior patent applications be purchased to avoid their use as prior art in novelty and obviousness rejections of claims in subsequently-filed applications?

Inter-institutional collaboration in research and development is now a commonplace form of technological advancement.  The AIA makes significant changes in the rights of patent applicants who jointly develop intellectual property, providing both opportunities for strategic advantage and potential pitfalls.

Webcast Attendees Will Learn -

  • how to establish collaborative relationships that will maximize your intellectual property
  • how to avoid legal issues that are likely to be raised in litigation under the AIA

Listen to our webcast that was held on June 6, 2013 for a discussion of these matters so you can best develop protection for your jointly-owned technology.
 

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June 6, 2013

Legally LiveUnder the America Invents Act (AIA), is it possible to claim an improvement on an invention that has been derived without authorization from another’s unpublished invention?  Can unpublished prior patent applications be purchased to avoid their use as prior art in novelty and obviousness rejections of claims in subsequently-filed applications?

Inter-institutional collaboration in research and development is now a commonplace form of technological advancement.  The AIA makes significant changes in the rights of patent applicants who jointly develop intellectual property, providing both opportunities for strategic advantage and potential pitfalls.

Webcast Attendees Will Learn -

  • how to establish collaborative relationships that will maximize your intellectual property
  • how to avoid legal issues that are likely to be raised in litigation under the AIA

Listen to our webcast that was held on June 6, 2013 for a discussion of these matters so you can best develop protection for your jointly-owned technology.
 

View the webcast.

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