IIPRD Webinar 28 August 2020






Best Practices in US Patent Drafting and Prosecution in AI Space :
An Interactive Online Session

28th Aug 2020

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM IST

About the Webinar

Khurana & Khurana, IIPRD, and PROCOPIO (US) have put together a comprehensive 1-Hour Session on Best Practices in US Patent Drafting and Prosecution in AI Space which would showcase a detailed interaction between Miku H Mehta, Partner at Procopio (US), and Tarun who heads the Patent Department at Khurana & Khurana/IIPRD. The Webinar intends to explain, through a number of real-life case studies, focusing on:

  • Key changes in Patent Preparation Practices while drafting specifications for AI oriented subject matters.
  • Discussion on exemplary claims that have higher likelihood to overcome 101 objections.
  • Few recommended Practices to be incorporated and kept in mind while responding to 101 objections on AI oriented subject matters.
  • Some common mistakes done during prosecution of AI oriented subject matters.

About the Speaker

  Miku H. Mehta
Miku’s practice focuses on the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, including use of nontraditional, creative approaches to help clients strategically grow patent portfolios. His technical areas include computer software and hardware, artificial intelligence, cryptography, telecommunications, internet-related applications, environmental technologies, and optoelectronics. He has more than 20 years of patent experience, including practicing in Silicon Valley for a decade, and before that, practicing in Japan for over seven years. Prior to becoming a patent attorney, Miku worked as a software engineer, ran his own business, and double-majored in Systems Engineering and Environmental Sciences as an undergrad.

  Mr. Tarun Khurana
Tarun has over 18 years of experience in a broad range of Intellectual Property (IP) subject matters, and is the Co-Founding Partner and Patent Attorney of Khurana & Khurana (K&K) and of its Patent Research and IP Asset Management Firm, IIPRD, both of which are among the Leading IP and Commercial/Corporate Law Practices with 10 Offices in India, and over 180 Professionals. The firms also have regional offices in US, Vietnam, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, and Nepal. Tarun focuses on Patent Preparation, Prosecution and Litigation Opinions for Computer Implemented, Telecommunication, Electronics, and Mechanical subject matters. His education includes Bachelors in Computer Science from Pune University, Masters in Software Systems from BITS Pilani, Bachelors of Law from CCS University, an MBA from the prestigious IIM Lucknow, and is in pursuit of a PhD.