Life Sciences Seminar & Reception 2010


Date: 13 October 2010


The Bird & Bird Life Sciences team is holding a seminar and reception on Wednesday 13 October from 4.45pm.  This is a "must attend" seminar and would be beneficial for any in-house counsel or senior management in the sector who deal with a broad array of issues and would like an overall review of recent developments. 

For further information, or to register to attend this seminar please contact the Events Team at events@twobirds.com or call +44 (0)20 7415 6000.

 

The Programme

4.45 - 5.00pm
Registration - tea and coffee

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5.00 - 5.25pm
Interim report on EC Commission review of  Patent Settlement Agreements and General Court Judgment in AstraZeneca
Richard Eccles, Partner, Bird & Bird - EU & Competition

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5.25 - 5.35pm
Death of the European Patents Court?
Gerry Kamstra, Partner, Bird & Bird - IP & Life Sciences

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5.35 - 5.45pm
The re-birth of the Patents County Court
Robert Williams, Partner, Bird & Bird - IP & Life Sciences

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5.45 - 6.10pm
An update on SPCs and Combination Products
Trevor Cook, Partner, Bird & Bird - IP & Life Sciences

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6.10 - 6.35pm
An update on deal trends
Struan Penwarden, Partner, Bird & Bird - Corporate

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6.35 - 7.00pm
What is the pharmaceutical industry looking for? The need for reinvention
Chris Britten, Director, Life Sciences, Corporate Finance, Deloitte LLP

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7.00 - 7.05pm
Question & answer session

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7.05pm onwards
Life Sciences Reception 2010