During the webinar, we will cover these topics and more:
- Functional claim language: history, examples, and advantages
- Functional claim-drafting techniques for maximum impact at the USPTO
- Cases including Nautilus, Inc. v. Biosig Instruments, Inc. and their impact on the interpretation of functional claim terms during litigation
- Writing and prosecuting applications to survive the storm of litigation and post-grant proceedings.
The Lure of Functional Claiming: Benefits, Pitfalls, and Recent Court Decisions
December 17, 2014
9:00 am PST / 10:00 am MST / 11:00 am CST / 12:00 noon EST.
Live webcast; registration required.
Fitch Even attorneys Stephen S. Favakeh and Jonathan H. Urbanek
Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP
1 hr CLE CA/IL/NE; Other states may also reward credit upon attendee request.
Free. Registration required.