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Brinks Webinar | Understanding Patent Examiner Docketing & Workflow to Expedite Prosecution
October 25, 2016

On October 25 at 12:00PM (CST), in our continuing series, “Peeking Behind the Curtain – Explaining the Inner Workings of the US Patent Office,” John Pani and John Freeman will present “Understanding Patent Examiner Docketing & Workflow to Expedite Prosecution.”

The webinar will provide information on the USPTO’s docket and workflow system (including how an Examiner’s docket is organized and presented to the Examiner), and provide recommendations to strategically use this information to efficiently and effectively prosecute patent applications, including:

  • How does the USPTO monitor and manage the timing of Examiners’ responses to applicants’ patent application filings?
  • When to contact Examiners to alert them that a filing has been submitted
  • How to work with Supervisory Patent Examiners to resolve problematic situations