Life In The Fast Lane Of The Patent Prosecution Highway
November 23, 2011, 12:01 PM EST
Law360, New York (November 23, 2011, 12:01 PM EST) -- Whether you are a patent attorney at a large international corporation, in-house counsel at a research institution, or a decision-making executive at a small start-up company, you recognize that the scope of protection warranted for your organization's intellectual property may extend beyond our national borders. The increasingly international nature of business in nearly every industry dictates that a global intellectual property strategy must be considered.
But prosecuting patents abroad can be an extremely expensive process, entailing the aid of a foreign patent attorney and often a...