SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Brooks Kushman shareholder Michael Brodbine is teaching a course, Drafting Winning Patents Workshop, at the upcoming Patent Resources Group ® (PRG) program in Arlington, VA on April 22-23, 2019. The workshop is the newest course offered by the PRG, a CPA Global Company, and targets recent USPTO Exam passers and those who have less than three years’ experience in drafting patent applications. The course is valuable for private or corporate practitioners with some patent experience who desire to polish their patent drafting skills.
The course will focus on strategies for preparing winning patent applications, from the initial invention disclosure to application filing, as well as drafting the specification to satisfy the enablement and written description requirements and more. The course will discuss the most recent USPTO procedures, PTAB rulings, and Federal Circuit decisions, and will also explore how to draft applications with a view to litigation
As co-chair of the Brooks Kushman Patent Prosecution Group, Brodbine counsels clients on all aspects of intellectual property matters, focusing not only on the U.S. patent landscape for domestic and international clients, but also providing a global view for his clients. He has extensive experience advising clients on commercialization activities and he routinely provides clearance, infringement, validity, and state-of-the-art opinions. He has filed and prosecuted thousands of U.S. and foreign patent applications on a variety of technologies. His close working relationship with clients has led him to serve on several of his clients` patent review and investigation committees.
To learn more about other PRG courses and to register for the upcoming workshop, click here.
About Brooks Kushman P.C.
Brooks Kushman P.C. is a leading intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm with offices across the nation. The firm represents clients nationally and internationally with respect to protection, enforcement and monetization of IP (including patents, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets). The firm has more than 90 intellectual property professionals specializing in various technical disciplines, and has a reputation for providing leading IP counseling with a focus on the business objectives of their clients.
Brooks Kushman clients include a number of Fortune 100 companies across a variety of industries. The firm is also recognized by leading legal publications and rankings, including Chambers and Partners, Corporate Counsel magazine, Intellectual Asset Management, Law360, Managing Intellectual Property, U.S. News & World Report, and World Trademark Review. For more information, please visit www.BrooksKushman.com.