Helping your clients make smart decisions is a vital service of a law firm. In this webinar, we will explore the top 5 ways that law firms can help their current clients make smart annuity decisions and how they can leverage them to get more business.
We see docketing as the central nervous system of your IP department. Come discover through webinars, blog posts or short videos, the healthiest ways to nurture that system from industry experts throughout the country.
In IP, data is everything. Learn how to best leverage that data using geographic analytics, patent watching, citations and much more.
Global IP Content
Bridge the gap between your own practice and countries across the globe with strategies and tactics on how to patent in countries including China, Japan, Mexico and much more!
We have built exclusive content designed to support you throughout the entire prosecution process within the US. Our webinars will guide you through common US patent process and procedures.
Whether you’re a corporation or law firm, come learn the most effective, scalable ways to manage your annuity portfolio.
We have pooled together IP experts to help educate on key challenges and strategies. These presentations will include a 30-minute panel discussion followed by a collaborative Q&A session.
Wednesday, July 25th at 1:00pm central time
How to Use the IDS Manager & Advanced Automation within FoundationIP®
The IDS manager of the FoundationIP® system may be one of its most advantageous, yet most underutilized feature. Learn how it is used by power users and how it can save your firm or company money while avoiding costly RCE’s due to late citation of prior art.
Thursday, July 26th at 1:00pm central time
The Beginner’s Guide to Patenting in Germany
Need to decide if you should file patent applications abroad? In this webinar series, we explore the key countries outside of the U.S. and the factors that should be considered when deciding where to file foreign patent applications, including: competitive intelligence, potential costs, and patentability and enforcement.
Wednesday, August 1st at 1:00pm central time
How to Accelerate Your IP Department with Document Automation
Document automation (also known as document assembly) is the design of systems and workflows that assist in the creation of electronic documents. These include logic-based systems that use segments of pre-existing text and/or data to assemble a new document. This process is increasingly used within certain industries to assemble legal documents, contracts and letters. Document automation systems can also be used to automate all conditional text, variable text, and data contained within a set of documents.
Wednesday, August 8th at 1:00pm central time
Docketing Options for Managing the Transfer of a Trademark Portfolio
The primary docketing consideration when transferring one or more TM portfolios is whether to manually enter the information or to “dump” the information from one docketing system to another. During this presentation, we’ll discuss the pros and cons of each and address practical considerations.
Wednesday, August 15th at 1:00pm central time
How to Accelerate Your IP Department with Expert Systems
In artificial intelligence, an expert system is a computer system that emulates the decision-making ability of a human expert. Expert systems are designed to solve complex problems by reasoning through bodies of knowledge, represented mainly as if–then rules rather than through conventional procedural code. The first expert systems were created in the 1970s and then proliferated in the 1980s. Expert systems were among the first truly successful forms of artificial intelligence (AI) software.
Wednesday, September 12th at 1:00pm central time
Tips for Managing the Manual Entry of a Transferred TM Portfolio
The decision to manually enter a transferred TM portfolio is just your first decision. You also have to decide where to obtain the required data, what to double check, and which databases are reliable. This presentation addresses those secondary decisions and the related considerations.
Wednesday, September 26th at 1:00pm central time
How to Accelerate Your IP Department with Transaction Management
Transaction management systems are designed to make a transaction process run systematically. Common functionality includes document organization or routing based on an agenda, tasks, circulating and commenting on documents, facilitating the signing of signature pages and the creation of closing records.
Wednesday, October 3rd at 1:00pm central time
What to Expect When Docketing TTAB Opposition and Cancellation Proceedings
Opposition and cancellation deadlines are unique to these proceedings and differ from those found in a transactional trademark practice. This presentation will discuss the sequence of events for opposition and cancellation proceedings and practical tips for managing related docketing.
Wednesday, October 10th at 1:00pm central time
How to Accelerate Your IP Department with Legal Research AI Tools
Computer-assisted legal research (CALR) or computer-based legal research is a mode of legal research that uses databases of court opinions, statutes, court documents, and secondary material. Electronic databases make large bodies of case law easily available. Databases also have additional benefits, such as Boolean searches, evaluating case authority, organizing cases by topic, and providing links to cited material.
Wednesday, October 24th at 1:00pm central time
How to Accelerate Your IP Department with Machine-Assisted Due Diligence
Use A.I. to classify documents and identify common due diligence issues such as change of control, assignment, termination, etc. They extract applicable clauses so that review by lawyers across a large number of documents is easy. Some of the tools also support the due diligence process and workflow, and can build the due diligence report as the work progresses.
Wednesday, November 7th at 1:00pm central time
How to Accelerate Your IP Department with Document/Contract Analysis
Use cases are (i) clause identification and extraction where the software is trained to identify and extract specific types of clauses beyond those addressed in a standard due diligence exercise; (ii) contract review where the software is used to review and analyze a contract against a standard; and (iii) contract management.