The Unified Patent Court Breakfast Seminar Series


Date: 25 April 2017
Time: 08.30 - 10.00    Venue: Bird & Bird, 12 New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1JP


Will it or won't it? With 12 ratifications, the UK announcement to ratify despite Brexit and a proposed launch date of 1 December 2017, the UPC is back on the agenda.

Join Bird & Bird for a series of breakfast seminars which will take a fresh and in-depth look at the UPC from a practical perspective, including what the UPC will mean for your business and how to prepare accordingly.

Seminar One 

To opt in or opt out? Pointers for your strategy during the sunrise period.

Covering how and why to opt-out or stay in, including some thoughts on what may happen to the UK participation in the system and what patentees/licensees need to do before the sunrise period opens.

Speakers: Wouter Pors (The Hague), Robert Williams (London) and Matt Noble (London)

Chair: Katharine Stephens (London)

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