WIPO Patent Drafting Course for the ARIPO Member States and Observer States

Meeting codeWIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19
Date and venueSeptember 2 to September 6, 2019 (Harare, Zimbabwe)
Topic(s)Workshops and Seminars, Japan Funds-in-Trust — Africa & LDCs, Patent Drafting Training

Meeting documents

CodeTitle(s)File(s)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/INF/1 PROV.EnglishProvisional ProgramProvisional Program, Complete document (pdf)

Other related documents

 Title(s)File(s)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/1EnglishOverview of the ARIPO Patent System and ProceduresOverview of the ARIPO Patent System and Procedures, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/2EnglishTopic 2: Legal Requirements for Patentability and Typical Parts of a Patent Application - Mr. Rowan JosephTopic 2: Legal Requirements for Patentability and Typical Parts of a Patent Application - Mr. Rowan Joseph, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/3EnglishTopic 3: Filing a Patent Application – Who, When, Where [What] and Why - Ms. Tomoko MiyamotoTopic 3: Filing a Patent Application – Who, When, Where [What] and Why - Ms. Tomoko Miyamoto, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/4EnglishTopic 4: Introduction and Theory of Patent Claims - Mr. Robert J. SayreTopic 4: Introduction and Theory of Patent Claims - Mr. Robert J. Sayre, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/5EnglishTopic 5: Claim Format and Independent Claims - Mr. Masaharu KizuTopic 5: Claim Format and Independent Claims - Mr. Masaharu Kizu, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/6EnglishTopic 6: Dependent Claims - Mr. Masaharu KizuTopic 6: Dependent Claims - Mr. Masaharu Kizu, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/7EnglishTopic 7: Specific Types of Claims - Mr. Rowan JosephTopic 7: Specific Types of Claims - Mr. Rowan Joseph, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/8EnglishTopic 8: Claim Drafting: Methodologies and Techniques - Mr. Rowan JosephTopic 8: Claim Drafting: Methodologies and Techniques - Mr. Rowan Joseph, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/9EnglishTopic 9: Drafting Description in Relation to Claims - Mr. Robert J. SayreTopic 9: Drafting Description in Relation to Claims - Mr. Robert J. Sayre, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/10EnglishTopic 10: Common pitfalls in patent drafting (lessons from the exercises) - Mr. Robert J. SayreTopic 10: Common pitfalls in patent drafting (lessons from the exercises) - Mr. Robert J. Sayre, Complete document (pdf)
WIPO-ARIPO/IP/HRE/19/T/11EnglishTopic 11: Importance of Patent Drafting in Innovation and Technology Transfer - Mr. Rowan JosephTopic 11: Importance of Patent Drafting in Innovation and Technology Transfer - Mr. Rowan Joseph, Complete document (pdf)