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Oct 4, 2017

Seminar

Freedom to Operate Searching

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW A comprehensive one day seminar covering topics such as:- Background and motivations to searching freedom-to-operate Understanding the background, defining terms and objectives Fundamentals of FTO search scope Methods for searching for claimed features Using basic legal status tools to assist evaluation Understanding and reporting the results from an FTO perspective

Management Forum Ltd
Oct 10, 2017

Conference

International Conference on Gender Studies and the Status of Women

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
This conference offers a platform for: Discussion relating to the current status of women, with a special focus on the following categories that constitute potential challenges to gender equality and women’s rights: the UK’s decision to leave the EU, the refugee crisis, rising levels of (and political legitimisation of) sexual violence and misogyny, cuts in child-care and services for disabled pe...

Queen Margaret University
Nov 2, 2017

Conference

Addressing an ageing population and work

London, United Kingdom
Addressing an ageing population and work - implementing the Fuller Working Lives strategy and reforming the State Pension Morning, Thursday, 2nd November 2017 Central London THIS EVENT IS CPD CERTIFIED Guest of Honour Anna Dixon, Chief Executive, Centre for Ageing Better Please note the date of this seminar has changed. Delegates at this conference will consider the challenges ahead for policym...

Westminster Forum Projects
Nov 14, 2017

Seminar

Advanced Drafting Techniques for Successful EPO Patent Applications

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW 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 probl...

Management Forum Ltd
Nov 15, 2017

Seminar

Effective Defence of EPO Patent Applications

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW 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 i...

Management Forum Ltd
Nov 20, 2017

Seminar

Drafting Commercial Contracts for the Pharmaceutical Industry

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW *In such a highly regulated industry, understanding the key challenges of negotiation and drafting an effective and watertight contract on an international level is a complex topic. It is vital that both legal counsel and commercial executives not only have the key skills and tactics to create a win:win scenario but also the knowledge to ensure any agreement is within the laws and...

Management Forum Ltd
Nov 21, 2017

Seminar

Drafting and Managing Pharmaceutical Safety Exchange Agreements

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW The effective management of the pharmacovigilance aspects of commercial agreements is essential for all parties involved. Ensuring the inclusion of key pharmacovigilance-relevant terms in agreements and monitoring compliance with them can be challenging, but is essential for compliance with current regulatory requirements relating to medicinal products. This interactive seminar wi...

Management Forum Ltd
Nov 30, 2017

Conference

Business and Contract Law

London, United Kingdom
This programme combines up-to-date commercial law with practical methods of translating this law into documentation. It identifies and analyses the different types of contract and how the various statutes affect them, ensuring that you fully grasp the impact of current legislation and case law. By the end of the course you will be able to recognise and deal confidently with the risks and benefits ...

Management Forum Ltd
Dec 6, 2017

Conference

Reforming employment rights and practices in the UK

London, United Kingdom
Reforming employment rights and practices in the UK - options for policy in a changing labour market Morning, Thursday, 6th December 2017 Central London THIS EVENT IS CPD CERTIFIED Considering options for policy reform in employment rights and practices to keep pace with the rapidly changing nature of work, emerging business trends and policy priorities, this timely conference comes as Matthew T...

Westminster Forum Projects
Mar 20, 2018

Seminar

Strategic IP Planning

London, United Kingdom
Topics covered at this seminar: Step-by-step practical guide to strategic IP planning Utilising a structured and rationalised IP strategy toolbox Competitive IP analysis: market positioning IP SWOT: align IP with R&D and business goals Performance: benchmarking, measures and KPIs Defining and prioritising an IP roadmap IP planning as part of your daily role: presenting your plan persuasively Expe...

Management Forum Ltd
Sep 20, 2018

Seminar

Avoiding Pitfalls in Patent/Know-How Licences and R&D Collaborations

London, United Kingdom
Attend this comprehensive one day seminar to: •Analyse and discuss the key aspects of patent/know-how licences and R&D collaborations •Assess the areas where things can and do go wrong using a draft agreement to exemplify •Learn how to avoid the pitfalls using clauses which have been the subject of actual disputes •Take away practical advice that will aid you in your day-to-day role •Compare expe...

Management Forum Ltd
Sep 25, 2018

Seminar

Strategic IP Planning

London, United Kingdom
Topics covered at this seminar: Step-by-step practical guide to strategic IP planning Utilising a structured and rationalised IP strategy toolbox Competitive IP analysis: market positioning IP SWOT: align IP with R&D and business goals Performance: benchmarking, measures and KPIs Defining and prioritising an IP roadmap IP planning as part of your daily role: presenting your plan persuasively Expe...

Management Forum Ltd






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