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Archived updates for Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Free Teleconference on Inventive Step at the EPO

Date: May 17, 2006
Time: 12:30 PM Eastern
Duration: 1 hour
Phone in #: Please RSVP to in order to obtain toll free dial in number
Fee: No charge to participate

Hear Walter Maiwald [] of Maiwald Patentanwalts GmbH, Munich, Germany speak on "Inventive Step in Current EPO Practise." The presentation will cover
  • Methods of determining Inventive Step
  • What is the "Problem-and-Solution" approach?
  • Is it obligatory?
  • Does the EPO use "Obvious-to-try"?

Until then, get basic information on inventive step and nonobviousness here, and information on the Association of Patent Law Firms here.

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