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IAP 2007 Activity

Everything You Wanted to Know about Patents: Patent Searching Fundamentals - CLASS FULL
Howard Silver, Darcy Duke
Wed Jan 17, 12-01:00pm, 14N-132, DIRC
Wed Jan 24, 05-06:00pm, 14N-132, DIRC

Enrollment limited: advance sign up required (see contact below)
Signup by: 23-Jan-2007
Limited to 20 participants.
Repeating event. Participants welcome at any session

While you won't come out of this session qualified to be a patent attorney, you will be able to successfully find patent references from all over the world and know how to obtain patent text and diagrams. The session will be a hands-on practicum which will help de-mystify the patent literature and expose attendees to key resources for finding patent literature. Using patent literature is important for understanding competitive technologies and keeping abreast of current product innovations.
Contact: Howard Silver, 14S-134, x3-9319, hsilver@mit.edu
Sponsor: Libraries
Latest update: 17-Jan-2007

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