The tri-annual patent attorney exams that occur just under every six months are coming up again and will take place in May 2013.
Those doing mechanical, computer and electronic related inventions will sit the written paper on 20 May 2013, and those doing biotechnology or chemistry will sit the written paper on 22 May 2013. the technical paper is to be sat in the morning, and the language proficiency paper in the afternoon.
The oral exams will take place on the 27th and 29th May 2013, and candidates are expected to be available on both dates, but nearer the time, they will be alerted regarding the date they are expected to actually take the exam.
Only those with an appropriate scientific or technical degree (or having no more than two outstanding courses to finish), and having done at least one year of training under a licensed Israel Patent Attorney are entitled to sit the exam.
Registration is on the official form, by post or hand delivery.