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MATTER Workshop: Intro to Protecting Software IP

Aaron V. Gin, Ph.D.October 11, 20169:30 am - 11:00 am

MBHB attorney Aaron Gin, Ph.D. is the featured presenter at this MATTER sponsored workshop set for 9:30-11:00 a.m. CT on Oct. 11, 2016 in Chicago.


MATTER Workshop: Intro to Protecting Software IP


Software patents can attract investor financing, increase business valuation, and widen competitive moats. However, the patentability of software inventions, particularly relating to medical diagnostics, has been thrown into flux over the last few years by several controversial Federal Circuit and Supreme Court rulings. In this workshop, patent attorney Aaron Gin, Ph.D. will provide entrepreneurs a road map for identifying, procuring, and protecting software-based intellectual property. Dr. Gin will also outline patent prosecution strategies to help overcome the heightened barrier for software as patentable subject matter at the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


MATTER is a community of healthcare entrepreneurs and industry leaders working together in a shared space to individually and collectively fuel the future of healthcare innovation. MATTER’s mission is to proactively connect and promote the collaboration between scientists, physicians, health technology entrepreneurs and industry leaders, in order to bring next-generation products and services to market that improve quality of care and save lives. Website: www.matterchicago.com.


For more information including registration, visit here.