Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Introduction to U.S. and European Patent and Trademark Law Workshop

April 9, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm EDT

Free

The Law Firm of A.Q. Basit is pleased to present a workshop on an introduction to various topics relating to intellectual property.  The workshop will provide an introduction and background on both U.S. and European patent and trademark law.  Lunch will be provided after the workshop.  The workshop topics will include:
What is a Patent?
The Process of Obtaining a Patent in the U.S.
Filing Patents in Foreign Jurisdictions
The Process of Obtaining a Patent in Europe
Patenting Software in the United States
Patenting Software in Europe
Obtaining  a Federal Trademark
                                                                        [Attorney Advertising]
NOTE: This event is geared towards technology and startup companies.  The Law Firm of A.Q. Basit reserves the final right to determine who may attend this event.
Speaker Information:
Mr. Basit has over eleven years of experience in intellectual property matters, including both governmental and private practice experience.  For five years, Mr. Basit worked as a patent examiner at the United States Patent & Trademark Office and was involved in the examination of electronic commerce, financial technologies (Fintech), and software-based technologies.   Mr. Basit has six years of experience in private legal practice and has worked on technologies including wireless communications, computer networking systems, virtual reality (VR), cloud computing systems, Fintech, and multimedia systems.
Mr. Basit is a registered patent attorney and is only an active member of the D.C. and New York bars.  The Law Firm of A.Q. Basit is located in Washington, D.C. Mr. Basit received his JD from the University of New Hampshire School of Law, a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and a MS in Electrical Engineering from George Mason University.
Mr. Kretschmann  is a German patent attorney and works at the Munich office of Boehmert and Boehmert.  Mr. Kretschmann focuses on the development and management of patent portfolios in the areas of physics, optics, electrical engineering, IT, and software. Mr. Kretschmann also has expertise in patent litigation matters. Mr. Kretschmann r conducts patent infringement and nullity proceedings before the German courts, and coordinates cross-border infringement cases. In addition, he provides counsel on technology transfer, licensing agreements, and employee invention law.
Following his training in industrial property law, Mr. Kretschmann was admitted as German patent attorney in 2010. He has been an admitted representative before the European Patent Office and before the EU Intellectual Property Office since 2011.
Information:  Mr. Basit is a registered patent attorney and is only an active member of the D.C. and New York bars.  The Law Firm of A.Q. Basit is located in Washington, D.C. Mr. Basit received his JD from the University of New Hampshire School of Law, a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and a MS in Electrical Engineering from George Mason University.  Mr. Kretschmann  is a German patent attorney whose office is located in Munich, Germany. Mr. Kretschmann was admitted as a German patent attorney in 2010. He has been an admitted representative before the European Patent Office and before the EU Intellectual Property Office since 2011.
(Disclaimer: This presentation is for informational and educational purposes and does not constitute legal advice or legal opinions.  No-one should act or rely on any information contained in this presentation without seeking the advice of an attorney.  This presentation does not establish any attorney-client relationship between any person or entity and The Law Firm of A.Q. Basit or Boehmert & Boehmert. In some states, this presentation may be considered attorney advertising in accordance with rules of professional conduct. The Law Firm of A.Q. Basit is a Washington, D.C. based law firm.  Mr. Basit is only registered to pratice before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, and the D.C. and New York Bars.  Mr. Kretschmann is employed by Boehmert & Boehmert and works in their Munich, Germany office. Mr. Kretschmann is only registerd to practice before the European Patent Office and is a German patent attorney.  Neither Mr. Basit or Mr. Kretschmann are members of the Florida Bar).

Details

Date:
April 9, 2018
Time:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, ,
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-us-and-european-patent-and-trademark-law-tickets-44449515698

Organizer

The Law Firm of A.Q. Basit

Venue

Rokk3r Labs
1680 Michigan Avenue, 8th Floor
Miami Beach, 33139 United States
+ Google Map

Join 10,000+
Entrepreneurs

Sign Up for Free

and technology professionals

Get exclusive discounts to the best startup and tech events in Miami

  • Access to Refresh speaker events and workshops
  • Access to latest Miami tech and startup news
  • Ability to post relevant events to Community Calendar
  • Ability to post jobs to job board
  • Ability to add business to Resource Map

Refresh Corporate Supporters