Patent Law Seminar and Update

Patent Law Seminar and Update
  • date02 Jul 2015
  • Time14:00 - 19:00
  • Event typeLive Event
  • Venue Fieldfisher Head Office
    Riverbank House
    2 Swan Lane
    London EC4R 3TT

This half-day seminar will discuss Conventional and Unconventional ways of Exploiting IP, the Interplay between IP and Competition law, when to patent and when to keep as a Trade Secret, and other relevant Business Issues before the Courts. There will also be an excellent opportunity to network with senior managers in technology and IP-intensive companies.

Our expert panel of speakers include Mike Lawrence of JTL Systems Ltd, in addition to Fieldfisher partners, David Knight, John Cassels, Dr Beatriz San Martin, and associate Tommy McKenna.

Full details of the programme are outlined below.

14.00-14.30  Coffee and Registration

14.30-14.40 Welcome and Introductions Lars-Olav Nicolls, TVT Business Innovation Ltd David Knight, Partner, Fieldfisher

14.40-15.10 To Patent or not to Patent - that is the question? Dr Beatriz San Martin, Partner, Fieldfisher

15.10-15.50 Conventional and Unconventional Ways of Exploiting IP Mike Lawrence, JTL Systems Ltd, President of the British Refrigeration Association

15.50-16.10  Coffee Break

16.10-16.40 The Interplay between Patents and Competition Law John Cassels, Partner, Fieldfisher

16.40-17.25 A Review of Recent Patent Issues and What they Might mean for your Business David Knight, Partner, and Tommy McKenna, Associate, Fieldfisher

17.25  Q&A, followed by drinks reception