US Patent and Trademark Office
Elijah J. McCoy Midwest Regional U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Patent Series — Part 2: Types of Patent Applications and How to File
October 18, 2017, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
The Midwest Regional USPTO hosts an interactive rotating 3-part series on the patent process, application types and filing, and patent searching every third Wednesday of each month. This 3-part series is intended for individuals with a beginning to intermediate level of knowledge of patents. Prior to the event please review the Patent Process Overview.
An Economic Development Specialist from the Michigan Small Business Administration will provide an overview of their small business services and resource partners in counseling, capital, and contracting.
Register at: https://oct2017patentwed.eventbrite.com
Patent History - Coments on the Origins and HIstory of Patent Law
October 23, 2017, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.
Join the Midwest Regional Office for a special event as guest speaker Ken Bousfield, partner at Bereskin & Parr, provides an overview of the origins, history, and evolution of patent law.
About the Speaker:
Mr. Bousfield is a Registered United States Patent & Trademark Office Agent and Registered Canadian Patent and Trademark Agent. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo and an LLB from the University of Toronto. He has practiced patent law for 22 years.
There is no cost to attend. Register at: https://patenthistory.eventbrite.com
All Events are FREE to attend; however, space is limited.
Midwest Regional U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
300 River Place Dr., Suite 2900
Detroit, MI 48207
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