Accredited courses for patent attorneys

Accredited courses for patent attorneys

The Professional Standards Board for Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys (PSB) has accredited the following courses:

University of Melbourne

PSB topic group(s)

Accredited courses

A1: Legal Process

and

A2: Overview of IP

Australian Legal Process and Legal Institutions or Fundamentals of the Common Law [LAWS70217] or Fundamentals of the Common Law - Int [LAWS70256]

Overview of Intellectual Property

B – Professional Conduct

Advanced Workshop in Professional Conduct for Trade Marks and Patents Attorneys and Trade Marks Practice [LAWS70243] [Accredited until 1 July 2016]

C – Trade Marks Law

Trade Marks and Unfair Competition [LAWS70046]

D – Trade Marks Practice

B- Professional Conduct & D-Trade Marks Practice

Trade Marks Practice [LAWS70243]  [Accredited until 1 December 2014]

Trade Marks Practice [LAWS90035] [Accredited until 26 February 2020]

E – Patent Law

Patent Law [LAWS70021]

F – Patent Practice

Patent Practice [LAWS70060]

G – Drafting of Patent Specifications

Fundamentals of Patent Drafting  [LAWS70387]

H – Interpretation and Validity of Patent Specifications

Interpretation and Validity of Patent Specifications [LAWS70061]

I : Designs Law

Designs Law and Practice [LAWS70261]

Monash University

PSB topic groups

Accredited courses

A1: Legal Process and
B: Professional Conduct

Legal process and professional conduct [LAW7477] [new code LAW5080]

A1: Legal Process

Australian Legal System [LAW7212]

A2: Overview of IP

Intellectual Property [LAW7223] [new code LAW5340]

C : Trade Marks Law

Trade Marks and Commercial Designations [LAW7075] [new code LAW5316]

D: Trade Marks Practice

B Professional Conduct and D – Trade Marks Practice

Trade Marks Practice [LAW7224]

Trade mark Practice [LAW5341]

E: Patent Law

Protecting commercial innovation: Patents and trade Secrets [LAW7119] [new code LAW5321]

F: Patent System

Patent Practice [LAW7452]

G: Drafting of Patent Specifications

Drafting Patent Specifications [LAW7465]

H: Interpretation and Validity of Patent Specifications

Interpretation and Validity of Patent Specifications [LAW7466]

I: Designs Law

Designs Law and Practice [LAW7254] [new code LAW5346]

University of Technology, Sydney

PSB topic groups

Accredited courses

A1: Legal Process and
A2: Overview of IP

Legal Process and Intellectual Property [77896] (accredited until 1 December 2015)

B: Professional Conduct

Professional Conduct (IP) [77892]  (accredited until
1 December 2015)

A1: Legal Process and
A2: Overview of IP
B: Professional Conduct

Preparing for Intellectual Property Practice [77905]

C : Trade Marks Law

Trade Marks Law [77889]

D: Trade Marks Practice

Trade Marks Practice [77890]

E: Patent Law

Patent Law [77898]

F: Patent System

Patent Systems [77891]

G: Drafting of Patent Specifications

Drafting of Patent Specifications [77894]

H: Interpretation and Validity of Patent Specifications

Interpretation and Validity of Patent Specifications [77895]

I: Designs Law

Designs Law and Practice [77893]

Queensland University of Technology

PSB Topic Group(s)

Accredited courses

A1: Legal Process and Overview of IP

Legal Process and LWN401 General Introduction to Intellectual Property Law

C: Trade Marks Law

LWN404 Trade Marks, Domain Names and Geographical Indications

E: Patent Law

LWN402 Patents and Biotechnological Inventions

I: Designs Law

LWN405 Industrial Designs and Plant Variety Protection