Jul 22nd, 2014

FKB’s Andrew R. Jones presented a continuing education class at the National Association of Patent Practitioners (NAPP)’s annual conference in Alexandria, Virginia entitled: “Best Practices: Minimizing the Risk of Malpractice.”

Andrew R. Jones presented a continuing education class at NAPP’s annual conference on July 22, 2014. The full description of the session is as follows:

Best Practices: Minimizing the Risk of Malpractice, Andrew Jones and Larry Hilton, with Diane Gardner, Chair (sponsored by NAPP’s Membership Committee). Practical tips to help you avoid malpractice claims; an understanding of the key errors and omissions insurance terms you must know; and steps to ensure you are protected if a claim is made against you. Session includes sample protective letters and risk management checklist handouts. The three primary areas of discussion are I. Avoiding Disputes: Smart Matter Intake/Management; II. Best Practices: Risk management/best practice guidelines and checklists. III. The How, What & When Insurance Coverage. Also includes discussion of what qualifies as “continuing education” under the new BPRR program.

Full details about the 18th Annual NAPP Meeting & Conference July 20-22 in Alexandria, Virginia can be found here.


View a complete listing of the NAPP Conference sessions here.