Speeding Up Patent Examination at the USPTO

The presentation discusses the different techniques for speeding up examination at the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Topics covered in this presentation include petitions to make special, accelerated examination, prioritized examination, Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH), and the First Action Interview Pilot Program. In addition, some different filing scenarios using these techniques are discussed. To view the presentation, visit: Patent Examination from Woodard, Emhardt, Henry, Reeves & Wagner, LLP