Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Interested In Patent Law & The Patent Process?

Patent Seminar: America Invents Act

Office of Technology Commercialization
1103 Bioscience Research Building

Wednesday, February 20, 2013
3:30-5:30 p.m.

Join a panel discussion on

· The America Invents Act - including the change in the U.S. to a first-inventor-to-file system
· What is patentable?
· How these recent patent law changes might impact your work at the University of Maryland

Opening Remarks by Dr. Patrick O’Shea, Vice President, Division of Research

Panel Members: 
  • Felicia Metz, JD, Sr. IP Manager, Office of Technology Commercialization
  • Anne Bowden, JD, University Counsel
  • Mary Anthony Merchant, JD, Ph.D., Ballard Spahr, LLP
Moderator: Dr. Gayatri Varma, Executive Director, Office of Technology Commercialization

Website: www.techtransfer.umd.edu

For general questions, please call 301.405.3947 or email: otc@umd.edu