Patenting Personalized Medicine After Prometheus July Web Conference
17 July 2012Web ConferencePast Event
July 17, 2012 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Foley Partner Courtenay Brinckerhoff will be speaking at a Web conference hosted by BioWorld, July 17th, 2012. Ms. Brinckerhoff's presentation is titled "Patenting Personalized Medicine After Prometheus," and will be from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The key takeaways for this program are:
Understanding the Prometheus decision and what the Supreme Court did and did not say;
Understanding the question at issue in Myriad and how it is similar—and different—from that decided in Prometheus;
Learning possible patent claim strategies to protect personalized medicine methods and biotechnology inventions under the new paradigm;
Reviewing the U.S. Patent Office Guidance to Examiners, issued shortly after the Supreme Court decided Prometheus; and
Discussing Options for strengthening already granted patents.