Do you need to assist your company with novelty or patentability searches? Are you involved in trademark selection? This course will walk you through the use of the USPTO website, Trademark Electronic Search System (TESS), and other free internet resources to research patents, trademarks and copyrights. You will learn how to use the classification systems to improve your search results. Additional topics include patent family analysis, and searching for due diligence and litigation support. Students must have access to the internet outside of the classroom.
Note: Prerequisite: Principles of Patents
Course Number: BUSA-40541
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Intellectual Property