Section

  • GETTING STARTED: LEGAL BACKGROUND AND TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

    Have a look at some information about the legal background and technical requirements for oral proceedings by videoconference before opposition divisions:

  • DELIVERING ONLINE: PRESENTATION SKILLS

    Conducting oral proceedings online not only means adapting to a new technological set-up but also learning how to present a case in the most effective way in this new environment. This recording is relevant to patent attorneys who are fully conversant with how traditional in-person oral proceedings are held but need to adapt their rhetorical skills to the online environment. A trainer with a background in acting, a senior examiner with an extensive know-how in oral proceedings and an experienced patent attorney guide participants through this journey from in-person to online hearings. 

  • PUTTING INTO PRACTICE: MOCK ORAL PROCEEDINGS