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Vedder Thinking | Events Deborah Lu to Present at PLI’s Advanced Patent Prosecution Workshop 2017


July 25-26, 2017

Intellectual Property Shareholder Dr. Deborah L. Lu, Ph.D. will speak at the Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) workshop, “Claim Drafting & Amendment Writing,” taking place in New York on July 25 and 26. This two-day program offers a unique opportunity to receive hands-on drafting experience under the guidance of experienced patent prosecutors.

Dr. Lu will speak at three seminars on the topic of chemical/pharmaceutical technology. Her seminars include Advanced Claim Drafting, Advanced Amendment Drafting and a lecture covering issues and strategies specific to chemical/pharmaceutical technology. In this lecture, Dr. Lu will discuss strategies for responding to office actions, including how to minimize prosecution history estoppel and how and when to perform interviews. The presentation will include strategies for responding to obviousness and subject matter eligibility rejections in view of the PTO guidelines.

To learn more about the program, please click here.


Deborah L. Lu, Ph.D.