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FY2012 WIPO/JF Training Course for Patent Examiners in the Field of Computer Programs

Date Time Subject
Feb. 13
AM Orientation
Observation Tour of Examination Department, the Japan Patent Office
PM Recent Patent Issues on Computer Programs:
Notable Technology (Patent) and Noteworthy Cases
Feb. 14
AM Practices and Standards of Patent Examinations
PM Comparative Study of Patent Examination Practices in Japan, the USA and Europe
Feb. 15
All day Case Study for Examination Practices
-Novelty, Inventive Step-
Feb. 18
All day IP Management in the Company
Study Tour: Introduction of Cutting-Edge Technology, etc.
Feb. 19
All day Patent Information Search, Hands-on Practice
Feb. 20
AM Patent Dispute Case Study
PM Course Evaluation/Closing Ceremony


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