Length: 1.00 hr
Brinks Webinar | Patent Prosecution Strategies in the Wake of USPTO's Myriad-Mayo Guidance
June 25, 2014

Brinks discusses the USPTO Guidance, the underlying case law related to the Guidance, and the implications for U.S. practice, including:

  • Subject Matter Eligibility for biotechnology inventions in the United States, in view of recent Supreme Court precedent
  • The USPTO’s Procedure for implementing these recent decisions through the Guidance and its impact on drafting and prosecuting claims
  • Pending cases in the lower courts that may have an impact on the USPTO’s application of the Guidance
  • Application of the Guidance to pending applications in the USPTO
  • Strategies for drafting claims that will be deemed eligible based on the recent Supreme Court precedent and the Guidance