Making Smart Patent Filing Decisions

March 30, 2018

Making Smart Patent Filing Decisions 





Filing for patents and other intellectual property protection to safeguard your company's technologies requires a series of strategic decisions. These decisions are often left up to the lawyers, but when business leaders, engineers, and scientific professionals understand the process, pros and cons, and potential costs, it creates a much more collaborative and goal-oriented approach.


Wednesday, April 25 -- 11:30 am - 1 p.m. 

at UEL -- 1000 Westgate Drive St Paul 55114
2nd Floor Lions Gift of Sight Conference Room- West Entrance 

$25 per person -- FREE for UEL Tenants


Patterson Thuente IP attorney Amy Salmela will discuss the patenting process, leading us through a series of filing decisions, including:

-  Whether or not to file a provisional application

-  The effects of patenting vs. publishing

-  How to approach international filing decisions




Amy Salmela is a patent attorney and Shareholder with Patterson Thuente IP. Amy's practice

focuses primarily on patent prosecution related to electrical engineering and electronics,

including medical devices and informatics, computer hardware and software,

telecommunications, and retail logistics and analytics technologies. Her practice includes strategic IP portfolio growth and management for a range of clients, from start-ups to large, multinational corporations, as well as investment and acquisition IP due diligence, opinion work, and litigation support.





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