Knobbe Martens Silicon Valley Presents: Protecting Your Intellectual Property - Cost-Saving Techniques, Legal Updates & Best Practices for Obtaining and Managing Patents Worldwide
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Plug and Play Tech Center - 3rd Floor Auditorium
440 N. Wolfe Rd.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
United States


On Thursday, March 2, Knobbe Martens will co-host a 2-hour seminar on Protecting Your Intellectual Property, with a distinguished panel of global patent practitioners, in Silicon Valley, California.


  • Partners John M. Carson and Andrew Schwab - Knobbe Martens
  • Akihiro Ryuka - Ryuka IP Law
  • Gavin Manning - Oyen Wiggs Green & Mutala LLP
  • Guido Quiram - Michalski · Hüttermann & Partner mbB
  • Stephen Yang - Chofn IP

In this presentation, panelists from the U.S., Japan, Canada, Europe and China will be discussing cost-saving and time-saving techniques, important legal updates for patent owners, as well as emerging and best practices for securing patent rights worldwide.

This seminar will cover a variety of topics:

  • Obtaining global patent protection using the most efficient and cost-effective procedures
  • Overview of significant patent updates worldwide, including updates of patent eligibility in the U.S. for life sciences and computer inventions 
  • Application drafting tips to help avoid pitfalls overseas
  • Best practices for managing and coordinating prosecution to obtain valuable patents around the world 

Please RSVP to by Thursday, February 23. Registration is complimentary and hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served during the Program. 

This seminar will also be hosted in San Diego, California on Tuesday, February 28, and again in Irvine, California on Wednesday, March 1. If you are interested in attending this seminar in either of these locations, please contact 

CLE credit available