In this webinar Ilya Kazi, Mathys & Squire, will present on EPO Appeal procedure. Ilya has extensive experience in representing clients before the Boards of Appeal at the EPO, as Patentee and Opponent. Ilya will cover the whole Appeal procedure, including what to include in the Grounds, how to respond as Respondent, what to do when you receive the Preliminary Opinion and, importantly, how to approach the hearing. Oral Proceedings in general can be one of the most critical parts of the job as a European Patent Attorney and Appeal Oral Proceedings before the Board of Appeal are literally your last chance to get it right. The webinar will include what to do, what not to do, how best to prepare, and how to deal with the things you can’t prepare for.