Lectures, Mini Courses & Workshops
Learn in depth about the world of patents
Below are examples of available lectures, some of which are on YouTube
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The MIT Forum Israel launched "Foundry 2020" for SHE-ENTREPRENEURS, with a fascinating talk by one of Israel's foremost Intellectual Property (IP) experts, MIT alum and MIT EF board member Heidi Brun of Heidi Brun Associates, Ltd.
Heidi discussed IP vs. startup timelines for the $ savvy entrepreneur. To view the video, click here
How to Read a Patent
A short lecture introducing the patent document and giving tips on how to read one quickly, depending on what issue (patentability, infringement, due diligence) you need to solve
Patents are for Marketing
A discussion of the other uses of patents
The Pitfalls of Patenting
An overview of the patent world via the lens of the various mistakes inventors make. Drawn from the mini-lectures Heidi has been giving to inventors over the years.
Registering Patent Ownership
The issues involved and the errors clients make when handling patent ownership
Legal Pitfalls from Patents
An overview of the patent world from the legal department's point of view
Courses & Workshops
For a more in-depth analysis of patent law and procedure
A 3 hour course on improving the communication between inventors and patent attorneys with sections on how to read patents, how to write patents and how to determine inventiveness