Industrial Property Course - Patents 2021 edition
Industrial Property Course - Patents 2021 edition

Industrial Property Course - Patents 2021 edition

Course presentation

The Industrial Property Course – Patents, organized by the Department of Energy of Politecnico di Milano, is aimed at providing a professional training in the IP field, with a specific focus on the Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court.

The course will start on April 9, 2021 and it will be online. It will end with three days of practical exercises, comprising case studies, a mock negotiation and a mock litigation. These last three days of exercises will be in presence and they will be organized when the pandemic situation will allow to travel safely.

The final exam will be organized immediately after the exercises and will comprise a first part with multiple choice questions and a second part with an open question.


The Industrial Property Course – Patents is in the list of R. 12(a) (Other qualifications during the transitional period) of the Draft Decision of the Administrative Committee on rules on the European patent litigation certificate and other appropriate qualifications pursuant to article 48(2) of the agreement on a Unified Patent Court (Draft EPLC rules), and, for a period of one year from the entry into force of the Agreement on the UPC, the certificate issued after passing the final exam will be recognized as an appropriate qualification for European Patent Attorneys to be registered on the list of entitled representatives under Article 48(2) of the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court.

The course is accredited to the Ordine dei Consulenti in Proprietà Industriale.
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Lectures will be in English.

Countries of origin of the participants in the 2020 edition