Sultana will discuss recent trends in software patentability with a focus on obtaining patent protection for different software related inventions. He will also provide general tips for drafting and prosecuting software related patent applications to respond to patent examiner rejections under various U.S. patent laws.
Sultana’s practice focuses on domestic and international patent prosecution in the electrical, electromechanical, and software arts. He has extensive experience in the sensors industry and regularly consults clients on the development and management of their patent portfolio.
Sultana has over a decade of engineering experience and has been in the initial design and successful launch of several electrical/electronic components during his engineering tenure. Sultana has also acquired a significant amount of manufacturing experience prior to becoming a patent attorney. He holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Detroit Mercy, and a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical/Computer Engineering from Wayne State University.
Ongoing for more than 30 years, the Sensors Expo and Conference focuses exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems, featuring some of the industry’s leading authorities from around the world. The 2016 conference will cover topics including artificial intelligence with sensor and signal data and sensor packaging approaches for harsh environments.
About Brooks Kushman P.C.
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