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Jun 18, 2015

Conference

European IP Law

London, United Kingdom
Those attending this two day seminar will: • Learn why it is important to protect IP in Europe • Analyse the rationale, substantive content, evolution and development of IP law at European level • Gain an understanding of IP rights within the framework of EU primary and secondary legislation •Understand how to acquire, protect and exploit IP rights in Europe, (i) how to balance the need to protec...

Management Forum Ltd
Jun 23, 2015

Seminar

The Law of Passing Off

London, United Kingdom
This intensive half-day course will address many important and practical aspects of the modern and still developing law of passing off. Assuming a basic knowledge of passing off and registered trade mark law, this intermediate level course is aimed at both solicitors and trade mark attorneys. What You Will Learn This course will cover the following: An update on recent passing off case law Rel...

MBL
Jun 24, 2015

Seminar

Advanced Drafting Techniques for Successful EPO Patent Applications

London, United Kingdom
Many patent applications and patents are lost before the EPO Boards of Appeal due to incorrect original drafting. Added subject matter is a recurrent problem: Amendments made during grant procedure, to take account or new prior art, amount to added subject-matter, often fatal in opposition procedure before the EPO, and national courts. Sufficiency of disclosure can also be a problem, as if initia...

Management Forum Ltd
Jun 25, 2015

Seminar

Effective Defence of EPO Patent Applications - Avoiding Common Pitfalls

London, United Kingdom
Clarity in drafting patent applications has always been a serious issue: Complete clarity is required to distinguish the subject-matter of a claim from prior art, and an unclear claim can be interpreted to the disadvantage of the applicant or proprietor. The ‘problem/solution’ approach is not officially part of the EPC, but is a criterion which has been developed by case law. It is now is hard to...

Management Forum Ltd
Jun 25, 2015

Conference

US Patent Practice ~ What European Patent Attorneys Need to Know

London, United Kingdom
US and European patent practice differ in many essential ways. The comprehensive programme of this course, with practical examples, will highlight and explain these differences from the US point of view, giving delegates a better understanding of the US system, and enabling them to work more effectively with their US counterparts. THIS INTERACTIVE SEMINAR WILL EXPLAIN: • The latest changes in st...

Management Forum Ltd
Jun 25, 2015

Conference

Acting for Elderly Clients - 2015 Conference

London, United Kingdom
With its panel of leading experts, this annual conference chaired by Senior Judge Denzil Lush examines a range of topical issues ranging from financial abuse to end of life decision making. Conference Agenda This conference will cover the following: 9.30am - 10.15am: Health and Welfare Decision Making as an Attorney - Caroline Bielanska, Caroline Bielanska Consultancy 10.15am - 11.00am: Disclo...

MBL
Jun 25, 2015

Conference

Agricultural Law Conference 2015

London, United Kingdom
Following last year's successful conference, this year focuses on a new set of topical subjects that will be of interest to all those who need to keep up to date with all the difficult issues in this complex and wide ranging area of practice. Major new case law on countryside access issues CAP: Implications of the new Basic Payment Scheme The Localism Act and "assets of community value" The struc...

MBL
Jun 26, 2015

Seminar

How to Conduct Successful Oral Proceedings Before the EPO

London, United Kingdom
Oral Proceedings are appointed in the majority of appeal cases, and in many opposition and examination cases, and so a European patent attorney will almost certainly at some point have to attend oral proceedings, either to defend a client’s invention or to attack a patent held by a competitor. To defend your client’s interests correctly and competently it is vital to know what to expect at this Eu...

Management Forum Ltd
Jun 29, 2015

Conference

2015 Personal Injury Conference

London, United Kingdom
Following last year's popular and well received conference, the programme has been completely revised for 2015. Chaired by Dominic Regan it is guaranteed to be informative, lively and thought-provoking. The subjects to be covered include: Fraud and Exaggerated Claims Res Judicata and the PI/Employment Law Crossover Part 45 Fixed Costs, Cost Budgeting and Provisional Assessment Recent Decisions ...

MBL
Jul 1, 2015

Conference

IP Litigation and Enforcement

London, United Kingdom
Strenthening Your Litigation Strategies to Protect and Enforce Your IP, Whilst Maximising Profits. The IP Litigation and Enforcement Summit, 2015 will focus on the latest judicial developments, alternative trends and how decisions in various countries will inevitably impact on the litigation and enforcement strategies you employ. After all, well-run enforcement strategies set clear boundaries wi...

Legal IQ - IQPC
Jul 8, 2015

Conference

Planning for the Super-Rich

London SW1X 7LF, United Kingdom
A two day conference chaired by Paul Stibbard, Rothschild Trust, Rothschild, London, focusing on sophisticated & multi-faceted planning strategies for the Super-Rich. Experts will discuss succession, multi-generational & multi-jurisdictional family planning, investment, taxation, 'the global citizen', philanthropy, dispute resolution & other niche services which have emerged that satisfy the speci...

Offshore Investment
Jul 9, 2015

Seminar

IP Due Diligence

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS AT THE IP DUE DILIGENCE MEETING INCLUDE: The Organisation of an IP Due Diligence Project The Nature of the Deal The Acquisition Process Developing Comprehensive Checklists Pieces of a Due Diligence Evaluation Evaluating the Patent Portfolio Mitigation of Risk Impacts on the Value of the Deal DELEGATES AT THIS COURSE WILL • Gain practical advice from highly-rated experts on how best to p...

Management Forum Ltd
Jul 10, 2015

Seminar

Freedom to Operate

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS AT THE FREEDOM TO OPERATE MEETING INCLUDE Best Practices for Setting Up and Conducting a Freedom to Operate Analysis Validity and Infringement Analysis – European and US Perspective Use of Post-Grant Procedures under the AIA Wrestling the Chinese Dragon FTO Risks: Never Black and White Litigation Planning in the Context of FTO DELEGATES AT THIS COURSE WILL • Be prepared for the FTO questi...

Management Forum Ltd
Jul 13, 2015

Conference

Patent Summer School ~ Working With Patents

London, United Kingdom
AT THIS COURSE YOU WILL LEARN ABOUT: Basic concepts of intellectual property The fundamentals of patent law Patent protection method Global patent systems/protection process Patent searching and information Third party considerations, timing and actions Patent litigation Patents – commercial implications Creation of an IP portfolio of value IP strategy Lectures will be illustrated by practical ex...

Management Forum Ltd
Jul 14, 2015

Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating an IT Supply Contract

London, United Kingdom
This practical seminar provides an in-depth analysis of the main legal issues that arise in the course of contracting for large enterprise software solutions. It will be of interest to both customers and vendors/suppliers alike, as well as system integrators and consultants. The seminar will look at: • Why getting the procurement Invitation to Tender is key to a successful outcome • The main negot...

Management Forum Ltd
Jul 15, 2015

Conference

The future of judicial review - assessing the impact of changes to funding, costs and procedure

London, United Kingdom
Guest of Honour: Lord Woolf, former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales Delegates at this seminar will consider the future of judicial review in England and Wales. The discussion is scheduled to focus on the impact of reforms included in Government's recent Criminal Justice and Courts Act, and will also provide a timely opportunity to consider priorities ahead for policy in the new Parliament...

Westminster Legal Policy Forum
Jul 16, 2015

Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating Clinical Trial Agreements

London, United Kingdom
ATTEND THIS POPULAR ONE DAY SEMINAR TO: • Recognise and address the issues that arise when drafting and negotiating international clinical trial agreements (CTAs) • Gain a better understanding of the legal, contractual and practice issues that affect CTAs concerning investigational medicinal products • View the issues through the differing perspectives of sponsors, universities, hospitals and ind...

Management Forum Ltd
Aug 3, 2015

Training

l IT Law Summer School 2015

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Now in its 18th year, this 5-day residential event will provide newly qualified lawyers and all those choosing a career in IT with a sophisticated and comprehensive guide to IT law and practice. - Learn in a variety of formats, including in-depth presentations, interactive group discussions, interesting case studies, timely debates and practical workshops - Embrace crucial practical tools and l...

IBC Legal
Aug 10, 2015

Conference

EU Competition Law Summer School 2015

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Now in its 17th year, this fully-inclusive residential event is your team’s annual opportunity for a thorough A-Z update on EU competition law. The event incorporates presentations, group discussions, case studies, debates and practical workshops - allowing you to gain the maximum benefit from each of the 20 speakers. Plus, the evening activities provide extra time to digest the day’s learning,...

IBC Legal Conferences
Sep 6, 2015

Symposium

The 25th Oxford Offshore Symposium 2015

Oxford OX1 3DW, United Kingdom
This week long residential Symposium, held in Jesus College, Oxford University, UK, facilitates the collegiate approach. Lasting from Sunday to Saturday it is the only course providing specialist introduction to offshore and is an essential learning platform for professionals pursuing a career in this fascinating & dynamic industry. Delegates attend from around the world however, numbers are limit...

Offshore Investment
Sep 9, 2015

Conference

Global Legal ConfEx

London, United Kingdom
Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) in association with Events 4 Sure launches the Global Legal ConfEx, London, UK - 9 September 2015 Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL) has been organizing global scale legal events for last several years in the United States, United Kingdom, Dubai, Singapore, India amongst other locations. One can expect this Legal ConfEx to be a pla...

Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers
Sep 18, 2015

Course

International Human Rights Law LLM

Leicester, United Kingdom
Apply for the International Human Rights Law course and you can obtain a Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma or Master of Laws giving you a competitive advantage in a difficult job market. Also as this course is by Distance Learning, you don’t even have to leave your workplace. This distance learning programme by De Montfort University brings together a range of subjects and is designe...

De Montfort University
Sep 18, 2015

Training

MBA for Lawyers - Postgraduate Distance Learning by De Montfort University

Leicester, United Kingdom
This brand new distance learning MBA for Lawyers has been designed for those working in the legal field, whether as professional practitioners or managers. This unique MBA for Lawyers will enable you to: o Improve your career prospects by gaining a globally recognised postgraduate qualification while remaining in full-time employment and differentiate yourself within the career market o Contempl...

Informa Professional Academy
Sep 28, 2015

Training

Diploma in Maritime Safety Law

By online distance learning, United Kingdom
The Diploma in Maritime Safety Law is a professional development qualification providing the tools to improve your safety law knowledge and the opportunity to develop your career by giving you a deeper appreciation of the legislation and enforcement of maritime safety law policy. Studied by part-time distance learning, this course offers the prestige of a professional development qualification fr...

Lloyd's Maritime Academy
Oct 29, 2015

Seminar

14th Annual Conference for Senior Patent Administrators

London, United Kingdom
THIS CONFERENCE IS FOR:- • Senior Patent Administrators • Formalities Managers • IPR and Legal Assistants • Paralegals • Delegates from previous years’ conferences • Everyone who wants to hear the latest updates, and to exchange views on important patent formalities matters The programme is designed exclusively for you and your colleagues, not for attorneys . In one event you will hear about the...

Management Forum Ltd






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