Bird & Bird Annual IP Seminar: Changes afoot: Shaping the future of IP

24 November 2016

16.15 - 18.00

Bird & Bird, 12 New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1JP


The seminar will include short, 10 to 15 minute topical updates to ensure that whether you're general counsel, IP counsel or management, you will get a well-rounded look of what's happening in the world of IP, for future proofing your business. 

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The programme


16.15 - 16.30

  • Registration

16.30 - 18.00


  • Reform of the EUTM system: An update on where we are (and why you should still care)
    Patricia Collis,Trade Mark Attorney, Bird & Bird
    Mark Holah, Partner, Bird & Bird
  • The Brexit Effect: we look at 3 key areas of IP law affected by Brexit, including trade marks and designs, the UPC and the impact on licensing of IP
    Nick Aries, Partner, Bird & Bird
    Emma Green, Associate, Bird & Bird
    Ewan Grist, Associate, Bird & Bird
    Katharine Stephens, Partner, Bird & Bird
  • Patents Refresh: A canter through some curious cases from the last year
    Chris de Mauny, Associate, Bird & Bird
  • Digital Single Market reforms: The new landscape for copyright
    Phil Sherrell, Partner, Bird & Bird