The patenting of medical technology is a complex and sometimes controversial topic, as it usually involves various claim types covering diagnostic, surgical and therapeutic devices and methods
This seminar will examine in detail how aspects of patent law relating to this significant branch of technology are covered by the existing provisions of the EPC and the relevant case law of the Boards of Appeal of the EPO.
The programme will cover:
Common aspects of therapeutic and surgical methods
First and further medical use protection
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
It has been designed for everyone involved in the protection of inventions in the fields of medical technology, including patent attorneys, lawyers, intellectual property consultants and managers and human or veterinary pharmaceutical and medical device R&D and innovation managers.
* THIS SPECIAL DISCOUNT CANNOT BE TAKEN IN CONJUNCTION WITH ANY OTHER OFFER