THE PATENT PARALEGAL A-Z GUIDE will take place on Nov. 18-20 in Tel Aviv. The course, presented by a senior intellectual property paralegal with nearly two decades of experience in IP procedures, regulations and training, is directed to both the novice paralegal and the experienced paralegal. The sessions are designed to provide a guide for the patent paralegal, in particular with regards to the more complex issues of patent procedure. Attendees will gain an invaluable overview of the patent process as well as an in-depth understanding of the intricate workings of patent formalities. The course is delivered in a clear and comprehensive fashion, and will be accompanied with an up-to-date and easy to follow guide book which will prove to be a useful and reliable resource. The material is designed to help you understand the procedures, not just follow them, and is focused on U.S., international (PCT), and European patent administration. Encompassing just about everything you need to know – from filing to allowance, and beyond. Participants can attend any of the days of the course. The course presenter is Donna J. Liss, MA, an experienced Intellectual Property Administrative Manager in the field for nearly two decades. She has been responsible for all aspects of managing and processing administrative aspects of an IP Portfolio; preparing and monitoring documentation, on line correspondence, monitoring expenses, verifying and monitoring deadlines both in Fortune 500 companies and private law firms. Ms. Liss brings to the course not only her years of experience in IP but her in depth knowledge and experience as a teacher. In more than two decades she has developed the ability to instruct her students and in part difficult and complicated material in a simple and direct manner. Who Should Attend? ** Novice Patent Paralegals (up to 1 year experience) ** Experienced Patent Paralegals (over 1 year experience) ** In House Patent Administrators ** Formalities Assistants **Other Patent Support Staff **College Graduates with excellent English who would like to become Patent Paralegals DATES: November 18, 19, 20 2013 More info: The IPR Institute contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 03-5474886. BioIsrael subscribers will obtain a discount.