FC1 (UK Patent Law): 5-6 July (I. Harrison & M. Yeadon) £670+vat
FC2 (English Law): 7-8 July (J. Raeburn) £740+vat
FC3 (International Patent Law): 3-4 July (S. Gurney) £740+vat
FC4 (Design & Copyright Law): 30 June – 1 July (C. Marshall & D. Mitchell) £740+vat
FC5 (Trade Mark Law): 23-24 June (S. Daboul) £740+vat
The FC2, FC3, FC4 and FC5 courses last two days and include in the course fee one night’s accommodation, along with lunch, dinner, breakfast and lunch. The FC1 course lasts 1.8 days and includes accommodation and meals. As in 2016, we offer a special rate of £3,400+vat for those attending all five courses and this includes seven nights’ accommodation at the training venue (in Milton Keynes).
For the Final Diploma (FD) courses, we will be posting course dates on the website shortly as we await a couple of FD1 and FD4 course dates to firm up. So far, we have agreed dates with tutors as follows:
FD2 (Drafting of Specifications): 14-15 July (I Russell) £670+vat (1.8 day course, with accommodation & meals)
FD2 (Drafting of Specifications): 21-22 and 22-23 August (J. Potter with M. Milhench and A. McKinnon) £630+vat (1.5 day course, with accommodation & meals)
FD3 (Amendment of Specifications): 21-22 and 22-23 August (P. Gray & M. Yeadon) £630+vat (1.5 day course, with accommodation & meals).
For FD1 and FD4 we also have dates agreed as follows:
Introduction to FD4: 25 May (C. Mercer & P. Barnes) £360+vat (1 day course without accommodation)
FD4: 18-19 July (C. Mercer & E. Collier) £670+vat (1.8 day course, with accommodation & meals)
FD1: 20-21 July (G. Scaddan & D. Mercer) £670+vat (1.8 day course, with accommodation & meals)
FD4: 15-16 August (C. Mercer & E. Collier) £670+vat (1.8 day course, with accommodation & meals)
We have provisional dates in early July and early August for our FD1 courses with S. Goodall & A. Lee and B. Moulin & R. Berryman and for FD4 with P. Barnes, C. Mercer & E. Collier and A Leppard & W. Richards, but the exact schedule for these particular courses awaits confirmation.
Ian Derbyshire at JDD Consultants