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May 10, 2016

Conference

Strategic IP Planning

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS TO BE 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 persuasivel...

Management Forum Ltd
May 10, 2016

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Advanced EU Competition Law, London conference

London, United Kingdom
Get a guide to all the year's most significant competition law developments, delivered by some of Europe's top speakers, at this 25th annual IBC Legal event. More than 50 speakers with expertise from across the competition law spectrum… • Professor Richard Whish QC (Hon), Emeritus Professor of Law, King's College London • Sir Nicholas Forwood QC, Former Judge, General Court • Maria Jaspers, ...

IBC Legal
May 10, 2016

Conference

Defending Law Firms from Cyber-attack Conference

Manchester, United Kingdom
Defending Law Firms from Cyber-attack Conference Cybercrime costs the UK around £27 billion every year With the 2015 Information Security Breaches Survey estimating that 90% of corporations having experienced a cyber security breach in the last year, cybercrime is a national scale problem that requires immediate action. Cybercrime costs the UK around £27 billion every year and although some gov...

Salford Professional Development
May 10, 2016

Conference

Defending Law Firms from Cyber-attack Conference

Manchester, United Kingdom
Defending Law Firms from Cyber-attack Conference 10th May 2016, Etihad Stadium, Manchester With the 2015 Information Security Breaches Survey estimating that 90% of corporations having experienced a cyber security breach in the last year, cybercrime is a national scale problem that requires immediate action. Cybercrime costs the UK around £27 billion every year and although some government ...

Salford Professional Development
May 12, 2016

Conference

The Art of European Claim Drafting

London, United Kingdom
This seminar combines one day of claim drafting fundamentals with a further day of focused workshops. Attendees have the choice of either a mechanical or chemical workshop. PLEASE NOTE Attendees will benefit from bringing a copy of the European Patent Convention with them.

Management Forum Ltd
May 13, 2016

Seminar

Change Management in IP

London, United Kingdom
By attending this practical one day course, attendees will:- Learn basic foundations on change management and how to apply them to your IP context Discover classic models of the change process applicable to the IP function Review state-of-the-art tactics to support the change process, including tactics directly actionable by IP professionals Take away a practical toolkit with a structured, step-b...

Management Forum Ltd
May 16, 2016

Seminar

International Licensing, Manufacture Under Licence and Technology Transfer Agreements

London, United Kingdom
Licensing agreements are frequently used by commercial entities and public or quasi public bodies, for the development of new business prospects and for cross-border expansion. This seminar will give practical advice on the legal and commercial considerations essential for securing a successful deal. It offers a comprehensive overview of all the key matters to be considered – by the licensor and t...

Management Forum Ltd
May 16, 2016

Seminar

How to Avoid Common Pitfalls in Combined EU/US Patent Applications

London, United Kingdom
THIS SEMINAR WILL INCLUDE:- The often unseen traps posed by differing EU and US requirements Best practices for reconciling the EU and US requirements and drafting an application to: Maximise scope of protection Reduce objections Minimise costs and maximise flexibility Prosecution procedures EPO and USPTO approaches to rejections Responding to EPO and USPTO rejections, based on an optimised speci...

Management Forum Ltd
May 17, 2016

Conference

Telecoms Law and Regulation Europe Conference

London, United Kingdom
Get advice from regulatory bodies from across Europe, the EC, BEREC, top operators, lawyers and consultants on: the Digital Single Market, the latest mergers & acquisitions, net neutrality implications and more… Speakers include: • Dr Wilhelm Eschweiler, Vice President, Bundesnetzagentur • Clive Carter, Strategy Director, Ofcom • Lisa Felton, Senior Member - Group Regulatory Team, Vodaf...

IBC Legal
May 18, 2016

Conference

IICE

London, United Kingdom
With major legal changes coming with the new EU Data Protection Regulations and a continued increase in regulatory pressure, strategic IICE initiatives have now moved to the top of the agenda for both corporate legal departments and law firms managing client matters. This complex new business climate is redefining Investigations, Information Management, Compliance and eDiscovery and bringing new r...

Legal IQ - IQPC
May 18, 2016

Conference

KM Legal UK 2016

London, United Kingdom
Are you confident that you firm delivers value to your clients? Could you improve this using the power of innovative knowledge management (KM)? Good execution of KM within a law firm can be the difference between staying one step ahead of your competitors, and falling behind with client service delivery and losing your competitive advantage. KM Legal UK is now in its 17th year, and is a knowledg...

ARK Group
May 19, 2016

Seminar

Drafting and Managing Pharmaceutical Safety Exchange Agreements

London, United Kingdom
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 will address the k...

Management Forum Ltd
May 23, 2016

Conference

The future of civil justice in England and Wales - costs, funding and new court structures

London, United Kingdom
his conference is scheduled to consider the future landscape for civil justice in England and Wales, at a time of wide-ranging reform. It is timed to facilitate discussion and engagement on Lord Justice Briggs’ current judicial-led report into civil court structures, which recently published its interim findings on developing accessible dispute resolution services and improved civil enforcement ...

Westminster Legal Policy Forum
May 23, 2016

Conference

Future Artillery

London, United Kingdom
The conference will discuss a range of key challenges to the global network of artillery commanders and suppliers. The community is gathering to confront the most pressing issues in the joint fires realm. Artillery is fast re-establishing itself as an indispensable tactical instrument, vital for both self-defence and expeditionary warfare. It is essential that the military users and the universe o...

IQPC
May 23, 2016

Conference

The Formal Requirements of the European Patent System

London, United Kingdom
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN BY ATTENDING How to competently prepare an application for filing before the EPO Guidance on all administrative aspects What documents are required on filing Procedural steps Supervision of time limits Fee payments

Management Forum Ltd
May 24, 2016

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London Family Office & Wealth Management Annual Conference

London, United Kingdom
DC Finance is honoured to present The London Family Office & Wealth Management Conference www.london-wealth.com. The meeting will provide a limited number of sponsors an opportunity to interact with a carefully select group of senior investment executives from 100+ affluent family offices. Delegates will also include family members and HNW individuals responsible for managing family assets, legal...

DC Finance
May 24, 2016

Conference

Competition Law Challenges in the Financial Services Sector 2016

London, United Kingdom
Competition Law Challenges in the Financial Services Sector is your indispensable guide to competition law and policy developments affecting financial services sector. Hear from regulators and in-house counsel on the latest cases and updates. Key highlights include: - Why the sector is under scrutiny and how the regulatory framework is adapting - FCA's concurrent competition powers - Regulators' ...

IBC Legal Conferences
May 25, 2016

Conference

Free to attend - 70 Years of the International Court of Justice

London, United Kingdom
70 Years of the International Court of Justice: The Advisory Function of the Principal Judicial Organ of the United Nations 25th May 2016 Time: 17:30-19:30 (followed by reception until 20:00) Venue: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, 26-28 Tudor street EC4Y 0BQ This special event will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the International Court of Justice, which began its operation in 1946. The event...

British Institute of International and Comparative Law
Jun 7, 2016

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 8, 2016

Seminar

Effective Defence of EPO Patent Applications

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 15, 2016

Conference

15th Annual Information Operations: Countering Violent Extremism

SW1V 1JZ, United Kingdom
The threat posed by extremist groups is only likely to increase over the next year. The series of attacks witnessed over the past 6 months have shocked and surprised the world; from Paris to Jakarta, extremist organisations are plotting attacks to impact public opinion and leverage towards their recruitment efforts. The 15th annual Information Operations: Countering Violent Extremism symposium ha...

Defence IQ
Jun 16, 2016

Conference

Advanced PCT Formalities

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS COURSE Latest developments of the PCT System Filing requirements and amendments Correction of defects International Search, the ISR, Written Opinion of the ISA International Preliminary Examination Requirements for entre into the national phase, including US national phase Procedural safeguards, withdrawals Making effective use of ePCT

Management Forum Ltd
Jun 16, 2016

Conference

US Patent Practice

London, United Kingdom
KEY TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS SEMINAR US Patent Law Update Claim Interpretation Subject Matter Eligibility Sufficiency of Disclosure Novelty, Nonobviousness, Utility Inventorship Double Patenting Inequitable Conduct and the Duty of Candor Procedural aspects of US Patent Prosecution Interferences Post-grant Review under the AIA Reexamination and Supplemental Examination Reissues Direct and Indi...

Management Forum Ltd
Jun 16, 2016

Conference

Consumer law and alternative dispute resolution in the UK

London, United Kingdom
This timely conference will assess the impact of ongoing changes to the framework for consumer rights and dispute resolution in the UK. The discussion is timed to consider policy priorities for consumer protection and enforcement mechanisms following the recent passage of the Consumer Rights Act, expected to come into force in October 2015, as well as the Consumer Protection Partnership’s recent ...

Westminster Forum Projects
Jun 20, 2016

Conference

Tax and State Aid 2016

London, United Kingdom
In October 2015, the European Commission declared that the tax rulings on transfer pricing granted by Luxembourg to Fiat and by the Netherlands to Starbucks to be illegal under European Union state aid rules. It is estimated that Luxembourg and the Netherlands must now recover between €20 and €30 million in unpaid tax from each of the companies. Attend this conference to ensure that you understan...

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