Leech Tishman partner, patent authority and treatise author Jeffrey G. Sheldon will be leading an interactive course on behalf of Practising Law Institute, entitled, “Patent Law Practice: Learn to be a Successful Patent Practitioner. This 10-week, highly interactive course will run from September 16 to November 18, 2015.

Through a combination of live webinars, pre-recorded lectures, reading and written assignments, the course will benefit people desiring to become patent practitioners as well as patent attorneys and agents wanting to improve their skills.

Participants in the course will learn how to:

*   Interview an inventor
*   Conduct a patentability search
*   Draft claims
*   Write, complete and file the application
*   Respond to a restriction requirement
*   Prepare an infringement opinion . . . and much more