Annual Conference on European Patent Law 2018

Date: 25 October 2018

Time: 08:30

Duration: 2 days

Location: Brussels, Belgium

Cost: Registration before 25 Sep 2018: 711€ / Registration after 25 Sep 2018: 790 €

Organiser: Academy of European Law

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This annual conference will update patent litigators and attorneys on the ongoing EU initiatives in the field of patent law. The future of the Unitary Patent System and the consequences of Brexit will be discussed.

Key topics:

  • The future of the Unitary Patent System;
  • Patent litigation and patent filing strategies in the life sciences and IT sectors;
  • Patent and competition law;
  • Recent rulings of the CJEU on patents;
  • Enforcement issues.

Who should attend?

Litigators and attorneys specialised in patent law, in-house counsel, European patent attorneys and future judges of the Unified Patent Court (UPC).