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May 29, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Nineteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend      This program focuses on the current critical issues of information privacy, cybersecurity and data protection faced by all companies.  The Internet and evolving mobile and virtualized information technologies, wired and wireless, have prompted the development of powerful tools for the collection, processing, storage, and use of personal inf...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 4, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar

Denver, Colorado, USA
This is the original, time-tested (since 1979) Certificate seminar in the employment law field. Practical, effective and comprehensive, with an emphasis on "best practices". There are three "blocks" of instruction over 4˝-days (Mon-Tue: Labor Law in the Union/Non-Union Environment; Wed-Thu: Employment Discrimination Law; Fri: Special Issues in Employee Relations Law). All instructors are practicin...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Jun 6, 2018

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 law...

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 7, 2018

Seminar

Formal Requirements of the European Patent System

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS SEMINAR

Introduction to the European patent system
The European patent application
Electronic ling
Procedure before the receiving section and search divisions n Time limits, fees
Loss of rights, transfer of rights n Examination procedure
Post-grant proceedings
Overview of PCT
Regional entry before the EPO

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 8, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Environmental Regulation 2018: Hot Topics, Regulatory Developments, and Practical Guidance for Corporate Compliance

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend  This program will review recent developments in environmental regulation – and de-regulation – affecting compliance obligations for a range of businesses and organizations.  Among other topics, our program will cover the impact of recent court decisions, new regulations, and enforcement initiatives on regulated entities, with an emphasis on providing pr...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 8, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Representing the Pro Bono Client: Consumer Law Basics 2018 (Free)

San Francisco, California, USA
Why You Should Attend Volunteer lawyers are needed to help the many low income clients facing a wide assortment of consumer law matters who are unrepresented.  Attend this program to learn the basics of consumer law so that you can competently represent a client in need and learn new advocacy skills.  What You Will Learn • Introduction to Fair Credit Reporting Act • Overview of...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 10, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

International Benefits Revolution: What's Coming Next

Boston, Massachusetts, USA
The Canadian Bar Association (Pension and Benefits Law Section) and the American Bar Association (Joint Committee on Employee Benefits), together with the International Pension and Employee Benefits Lawyers Association are proud to announce a joint conference, to be held in Boston, USA, June 10-12, 2018.

This two-day session will deal in-depth with legal issues concerning pensions and bene...

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The Canadian Bar Association
Jun 11, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Nineteenth Annual Institute on Privacy and Data Security Law

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Why You Should Attend      This program focuses on the current critical issues of information privacy, cybersecurity and data protection faced by all companies.  The Internet and evolving mobile and virtualized information technologies, wired and wireless, have prompted the development of powerful tools for the collection, processing, storage, and use of personal inf...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 12, 2018

Seminar

3-day Drafting Commercial Contracts

London, United Kingdom
Draft clear and concise commercial agreements that meet the challenges of today’s commercial environment

This comprehensive two-part programme focuses on delivering practical and applied training of the key drafting skills needed to create transparent and direct contracts that deliver on a legal and commercial level.

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 12, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Eligibility, Prior Art and Obviousness 2018: Current Trends in Sections 101, 102, and 103

San Francisco, California, USA
The Supreme Court has had a profound effect on the U.S. patent system. The formerly settled backwater of 35 USC 101 has become a moving target, both at the CAFC and PTAB. The conundrum is not just what the current PTO guidelines or CAFC decisions are of today but, rather, where will we be in the years and decades ahead - during the enforcement period of patents now prosecuted and acquired in ...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 13, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2018: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation

New York, New York, USA
Additional Reading/ViewingCLICK HERE FOR HOMEWORK Please note that this is an approved New York transitional program. Why You Should Attend This program is directed to patent prosecuting and litigating attorneys and patent agents with or without a Patent Office registration number and with little or no patent experience. The program will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent appl...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 14, 2018

Seminar

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

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Management Forum Ltd
Jun 25, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Fundamentals of Investment Adviser Regulation 2018

New York, New York, USA
Stay Ever Current: Subscribe today to BD/IA: Regulation in Focus PLI’s blog edited by Clifford E. Kirsch. Why You Should Attend Over the past few years, the SEC has put the regulation of investment advisers under the microscope, with advisers becoming a major focus of the SEC’s 2018 enforcement and exam program.  The SEC has set high expectations for advisers in identifying and re...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 26, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Hot Topics in Advertising Law 2018

New York, New York, USA
Why You Should Attend Updated every year to provide cutting-edge information related to the practice of advertising law, this advanced program is led by a faculty of experts who will address the many challenges companies face each day as they develop advertising campaigns. Attend this program to hear real-world advice and learn practical tips and strategies you can rely on daily. What You Will Lea...

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Practising Law Institute
Jun 27, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

The Ethics Game Show 2018: A Review of Ethical Issues

New York, New York, USA
Join us once again at this unique interactive program. Chair Katie M. Lachter will review a new set of hypotheticals to test your knowledge of the pertinent ethical rules, as you match wits with our expert faculty, and contestants. What would you do? What do the experts say you should do? This program had past attendees raving: “My favorite PLI program so far”; “Amusing cases and...

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Practising Law Institute
Jul 16, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar

Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA
This is the original, time-tested (since 1979) Certificate seminar in the employment law field. Practical, effective and comprehensive, with an emphasis on "best practices". There are three "blocks" of instruction over 4˝-days (Mon-Tue: Labor Law in the Union/Non-Union Environment; Wed-Thu: Employment Discrimination Law; Fri: Special Issues in Employee Relations Law). All instructors are practicin...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Jul 16, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA
This seminar features current, practically oriented and detailed information on all significant employee benefits law topics. Features a prestigious faculty that is highly rated for their knowledge and presentation skills. Participants receive extensive materials and the up-to-the-minute information crucial to their job performance. The 4˝ days are divided into three blocks: Retirement Plans (Mon-...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Jul 18, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Patent Fundamentals Bootcamp 2018: An Introduction to Patent Drafting, Prosecution, and Litigation

San Francisco, California, USA
CLICK HERE FOR HOMEWORK Please note that this is an approved New York transitional program. Why You Should Attend This program is directed to patent prosecuting and litigating attorneys and patent agents with or without a Patent Office registration number and with little or no patent experience. The program will focus on teaching the basics of claim drafting, patent application preparation and pr...

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Practising Law Institute
Aug 20, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar

Newport Beach, California, USA
This is the original, time-tested (since 1979) Certificate seminar in the employment law field. Practical, effective and comprehensive, with an emphasis on "best practices". There are three "blocks" of instruction over 4˝-days (Mon-Tue: Labor Law in the Union/Non-Union Environment; Wed-Thu: Employment Discrimination Law; Fri: Special Issues in Employee Relations Law). All instructors are practicin...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Sep 13, 2018

Seminar

Liabilities and Damages in International Commercial Agreements

London, United Kingdom
Reduce your exposure to risk and liability in your contracts in two essential days
Now is not the time for weaknesses in your commercial contracts when risk and liability have to be kept to a minimum. During the negotiation of international commercial agreements, the exact exposure in relation to damages is often not properly identified, anticipated or understood.

Frequently, the partie...

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Management Forum Ltd
Sep 17, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

2018 Employment Law Update - 37th Annual Advanced Conference

Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Two days of hard-hitting, up-to-the-minute information on all significant employment law developments. Designed for experienced HR professionals and attorneys. Features superb faculty, important topics, and great networking opportunities. A not-to-be-missed conference! Participant favorite for decades! 2018 topics include: A New President and a New Congress - what will it mean for the American Wor...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Sep 19, 2018

Seminar

Contract Law Update 2018

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW
Business contracts provide key protection for businesses and institutions. This course ensures delegates learn all the main issues relevant to contracts, their formation, operation and termination. Delegates will learn the contract law jargon and improve their ability to negotiate clauses effectively with their contracting parties. Whether supplying or buying goods, services or ...

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Management Forum Ltd
Sep 20, 2018

Seminar

Patent Protection for Software-Related Inventions in Europe and the USA

London, United Kingdom
Topics to be covered in this seminar

Recent decisions from the EPO and the US impacting patents on software and computer technologies
Procedures and pitfalls in the fields of computer-implemented inventions in Europe and the US
Latest US strategies post-Alice and under the USPTO’s most recent guidelines
Global drafting and prosecution tactics for these technologies

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Management Forum Ltd
Sep 20, 2018

Seminar

Drafting R&D Collaboration and Joint Venture Agreements

London, United Kingdom
When you are embarking on a project, which is in partnership with another organisation, be they academia or industry, both parties are looking for a successful outcome, and both have their roles and responsibilities in achieving this. Before work gets underway both parties need to agree on the thorny topic of IP ownership, other common provisions and the type of collaboration structure, which suit...

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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 rol...

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Management Forum Ltd
Sep 24, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

2018 Employee Benefits Law Update - 15th Annual Advanced Seminar

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
This 2-day seminar is designed as a timely and thorough update which analyzes sophisticated issues and developments along with their real-world impact. The seminar explores the complex benefits challenges you face and provides techniques for managing and solving the problems, liabilities and contradictions they can pose. A talented team of attorneys from Alston & Bird present these dynamic seminar...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
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 you...

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Management Forum Ltd
Oct 1, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar

Chicago, Illinois, USA
This is the original, time-tested (since 1979) Certificate seminar in the employment law field. Practical, effective and comprehensive, with an emphasis on "best practices". There are three "blocks" of instruction over 4˝-days (Mon-Tue: Labor Law in the Union/Non-Union Environment; Wed-Thu: Employment Discrimination Law; Fri: Special Issues in Employee Relations Law). All instructors are practicin...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Oct 1, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Conducting Lawful Workplace Investigations Seminar

Chicago, Illinois, USA
This uniquely interactive and comprehensive program will provide investigators with a framework of legal and best practices knowledge and will give you the confidence, skills and techniques needed to properly conduct an effective investigation. Over the course of two days, you will actively engage in detailed, "real time" investigations with instructor, Gavin Appleby, Esq., of Littler Mendelson. P...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Oct 11, 2018

Seminar

Freedom to Operate Searching

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW
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 valuation, and understanding and reporting the results from an FTO perspective.
A comprehensive one day seminar covering topics such as:-
Background and motivations to searching freedom-to-operat...

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Management Forum Ltd
Oct 22, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Conducting Lawful Workplace Investigations Seminar

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
This uniquely interactive and comprehensive program will provide investigators with a framework of legal and best practices knowledge and will give you the confidence, skills and techniques needed to properly conduct an effective investigation. Over the course of two days, you will actively engage in detailed, "real time" investigations with instructor, Gavin Appleby, Esq., of Littler Mendelson. P...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Oct 22, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
This seminar features current, practically oriented and detailed information on all significant employee benefits law topics. Features a prestigious faculty that is highly rated for their knowledge and presentation skills. Participants receive extensive materials and the up-to-the-minute information crucial to their job performance. The 4˝ days are divided into three blocks: Retirement Plans (Mon-...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Oct 29, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

2018 Employment Law Update - 37th Annual Advanced Conference

Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA
Two days of up-to-the-minute information on all recent, significant employment law developments. The Conferences feature IAML’s “all star” faculty (Raymond Deeny, Esq. and John F. Wymer III, Esq., both of Sherman & Howard), presenters who make learning interesting and fun. Combine their skills with important topics, special materials and great locations and you have the “must attend” annual update...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Oct 30, 2018

Seminar

Drafting Commercial Contracts

London, United Kingdom
Draft clear and concise commercial agreements that meet the challenges of today’s commercial environment

All legal disputes are founded in the interpretation of written contracts; they are one of the largest causes of costly commercial litigation. Clarity and fair constructions are the key to a successful commercial agreement, and quick and reasonable dispute resolution, if dispute should a...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 5, 2018

Seminar

IP for Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs

London, United Kingdom
Understand the impact of IP on pharmaceutical regulatory strategy

Brand new course for 2018

Course overview

This practical one day course will provide an overview of Intellectual Property (IP) for those working in Regulatory Affairs.

IP is a fundamental contributing factor to the overall regulatory strategic approach that a company may take and recognition of the differ...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 6, 2018

Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating International Commercial Contracts

London, United Kingdom
This two-day interactive course is targeted at those who draft, negotiate and advise on international commercial agreements, and cross-border transactions. This course reviews the sale of goods, the appointment of distributors and agents, as well as the licensing of intellectual property rights within the context of an international contract.

This seminar is not jurisdiction specific, and i...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 7, 2018

Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating Clinical Trial Agreements

London, United Kingdom
Clinical trial agreements are one of the most important agreements in the pharma industry as no research can start without the right agreement in place between sponsor and host organisation. They provide a contract which manages the relationship and responsibilities of both parties, and provide for the allocation of risk, obligations, the protection of academia, terms of collaboration, IP rights a...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 8, 2018

Seminar

Reviewing and Negotiating 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 two-day 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 ...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 9, 2018

Seminar

Annual Update for Senior Trade Mark & Design Administrators

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW

This conference is a must-attend event for all senior trade mark and design administrators. It will bring you up-to-date with the recent EUIPO
legal reforms, focusing on changes to the law and practice, including a case law summary.
The EUIPO is constantly innovating and updating its online systems and tools, and you will get a tour through not only EUIPO but some of t...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 12, 2018

CLE - Live Seminar

Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar

Arlington, Virginia, USA
This is the original, time-tested (since 1979) Certificate seminar in the employment law field. Practical, effective and comprehensive, with an emphasis on "best practices". There are three "blocks" of instruction over 4˝-days (Mon-Tue: Labor Law in the Union/Non-Union Environment; Wed-Thu: Employment Discrimination Law; Fri: Special Issues in Employee Relations Law). All instructors are practicin...

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Institute for Applied Management & Law, Inc.
Nov 13, 2018

Seminar

Drafting and Negotiating Clinical Trial Agreements

London, United Kingdom
Course overview

Clinical trial agreements are one of the most important agreements in the pharma industry as no research can start without the right agreement in place between sponsor and host organisation. They provide a contract which manages the relationship and responsibilities of both parties, and provide for the allocation of risk, obligations, the protection of academia, terms of col...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 14, 2018

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 al...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 14, 2018

Seminar

The Art of European Claim Drafting

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW

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.

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

Gain a good understanding of the principles of the drafti...

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Management Forum Ltd
Nov 20, 2018

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 law...

more  
Management Forum Ltd
Nov 29, 2018

Seminar

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

more  
Management Forum Ltd
Nov 29, 2018

Seminar

Formal Requirements of the European Patent System

London, United Kingdom
TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS SEMINAR

Introduction to the European patent system
The European patent application
Electronic ling
Procedure before the receiving section and search divisions n Time limits, fees
Loss of rights, transfer of rights n Examination procedure
Post-grant proceedings
Overview of PCT
Regional entry before the EPO

more  
Management Forum Ltd
Dec 4, 2018

Seminar

US Patent Practice

London, United Kingdom
COURSE OVERVIEW

KEY TOPICS TO BE COVERED AT THIS SEMINAR

Legal framework
AIA overview
US patent prosecution
Enablement
Definiteness
Novelty and prior art
Obviousness
Provisional and continuing applications n USPTO programs
Duty of candor
Infringement
Patent litigation and damages

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Management Forum Ltd
Feb 26, 2019

Seminar

Drafting R&D Collaboration and Joint Venture Agreements

London, United Kingdom
Course Overview
When you are embarking on a project, which is in partnership with another organisation, be they academia or industry, both parties are looking for a successful outcome, and both have their roles and responsibilities in achieving this. Before work gets underway both parties need to agree on the thorny topic of IP ownership, other common provisions and the type of collaboration st...

more  
Management Forum Ltd
Feb 27, 2019

Seminar

Drafting Commercial Contracts

London, United Kingdom
A practical interactive two-day programme designed to develop your skills to draft clear and concise commercial agreements

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Management Forum Ltd
Feb 28, 2019

Seminar

Contract Law Update 2018

London, United Kingdom
Contract Law 2018 – this is an ideal seminar for those wishing to increase their understanding of the fundamentals of contract law, and understand and improve the contracts they negotiate and manage
Course Overview
Business contracts provide key protection for businesses and institutions. This course ensures delegates learn all the main issues relevant to contracts, their formation, operatio...

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Management Forum Ltd





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