“Practical Patent Foreign Filing Tips for Young Attorneys”

October 4, 2017Presentation
Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago

Ryan Schermerhorn was a panelist as the Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC) Young Members Committee Lunch and CLE Event on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. 

Mark Croll, Counsel at Leydig, Voit & Mayer moderated the panel. Panelists included:

  • Ryan Schermerhorn, Associate, Marshall Gerstein
  • Patrice Durand, Chief Executive Officer, Delegate
  • Pamela Ruschau, Member, Leydig, Voit & Mayer

The panel discussion included:

  • Overview and best practices for patent foreign filing
  • How to extend your client’s foreign filing budget
  • Specific jurisdictions
    • Ways American filers can maximize probability for EPO allowance
  • Alternative strategies and methodologies