13 July 2021

Akademie Heidelberg CII advanced workshop – Computer-implemented inventions in patent practice

Of Counsel, Michael Fischer will be representing Venner Shipley at Akademie Heidelberg’s upcoming workshop, ‘Computer-implemented inventions in patent practice’.

The workshop will include:

  • Basic CII case law
  • Recent developments in the case law of the EPO Boards of Appeal
  • Current EPA guidelines on CII
  • Enforcement of patents on CII
  • Invention disclosure, drafting, strategy

The workshop is aimed at patent professionals in the broadest sense who already have initial experience in the field of CII and would like to deepen it. The speakers cover basic EPO case law and current EPO guidelines on CII. In the course of case studies, the participants learn to prepare for possible objections from patent examiners and to resolve them. The speakers show what is important when enforcing patents on CII and give valuable tips for a legally secure and strategically intelligent handling of CII. Click here for more information.

If you were unable to make the event but would like some more information on this topic, please do not hesitate to contact us by emailing,


    When & Where

    15 July 2021
    09.00 - 17.00