July 2015 IP Events

by Pedro Malaquias

Here is the list of Intellectual Property events occurring in July 2015. If you have knowledge of or are organising any IP event not shown on the list, we would be grateful if you would let us know. Simply leave us a comment or tweet us @QMJIP @PedroMMalaquias #IPEvents and we can add it to the list.

A PDF version of this list is available here.

We also invite you to consult the IPKat’s list of forthcoming events, available here.

 

UNITED KINGDOM

  • 1 July – London – qLegal – The upcoming Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court: opportunities, threats and what should my business be doing now to prepare? Link.
  • 1 July – London – Publishers Licensing Society – PLS Annual Open Meeting 2015 Link.
  • 1 July – London – Publishers Licensing Society – Licensing your Content Link.
  • 1 July – London – ALPSP – ALPSP Training Course: Licensing your ContentLink.
  • 1 July – London – ASLIB – Copyright EssentialsLink.
  • 2 July – London – ASLIB – Copyright MasterclassLink.
  • 2 July – Glasgow – MBL Seminars – A to Z of Intellectual Property Law In One DayLink.
  • 2-3 July – London – IQPC – IP Litigation and Enforcement 2015Link.
  • 3 July – London – Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London, in collaboration with the Department of International Development, LSE – No Boring Day: IP Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Issues in BrazilLink.
  • 6 July – London – Hogarth Chambers – The IP ZeitgeistLink.
  • 6 July – London – IP Bar Association – 2015 Annual IP Bar Association Summer Lecture: Fair Use for the UK? Copyright Exceptions after the Hargreaves ReformLink.
  • 6 July – London – Taylor Wessing – Women in IP: Economic aspects of the Unified Patent CourtLink.
  • 8 July – London – Publishers Licensing Society – Introduction to Collective LicensingLink.
  • 9 July – London – BLACA – The impact in the UK of CJEU rulingsLink.
  • 9 July – London – ASLIB – Copyright EssentialsLink.
  • 9 July – London – ASLIB – How to design an effective Knowledge Transfer ProgrammeLink.
  • 16 July – London – Competition Law Association – Copyright Exceptions: private copying, including the recent judicial review of the new UK exception; parody and freedom of expression after Deckmyn; other UK and European developmentsLink.
  • 20 July to 7 August – London – University of Notre Dame – Summer IP Programme in LondonLink.
  • 21 July – London – ITMA – ITMA London Evening Meeting: Domain Name/ICANN IssuesLink.
  • 22 July – London – LES Britain & Ireland – IP Strategy: A key driver in successful companies both big and small’Link.
  • 28 July – London – Bristows – Competition law and patent law: creative tension or cutting edge? Link.
  • 29-30 July – London – IIPLA – Global IP Summit 2015Link.

 

CONTINENTAL EUROPE

  • 1 July – Brussels, Belgium – Young Professionals in Digital Policy – Lunch Discussion with MEP & Copyright Rapporteur Julia RedaLink.
  • 1 July – Barcelona, Spain – LES Spain and Portugal – On the Road LES: How to use the market value of the intangible assets of technology-based companiesLink.
  • 2-10 July – Paris, France – CEIPI – Summer School on European Intellectual Property LawLink.
  • 3 July – Munich, Germany – LES International – 3rd pan-European Young Members Event: Young Members Congress of LESILink.
  • 6-10 July – Lisbon, Portugal – APDI – Intellectual Property Law: The State of Affairs in 2015 – Link.
  • 8 July – Stuttgart, Germany – WIPO – Roving Seminar on WIPO Services and InitiativesLink.
  • 9 July – Milan, Italy – Union-IP – IP and FoodLink.
  • 9-10 July – Amsterdam, The Netherlands – FORUM · Institut für Management GmbH – LicensingLink.
  • 11 July – Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Institute for Information Law, University of Amsterdam – 2015 IViR Symposium On Alternative Compensation Systems for Digital Copyright – Link.
  • 13-17 July – Santander, Spain – Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (SPTO), in collaboration with the International University Menéndez Pelayo (UIMP) – Summer Course: Counterfeit: Crimes Against Intellectual PropertyLink.
  • 16 July – Munich, Germany – Premier Cercle – 3rd Annual UP&UPC Conference: Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court 2015Link.

 

USA & CANADA

  • 8 July – Chicago, Illinois, USA – Copyright Society of the USA – Blurred Lines & Bright Lines: Copyright Lessons from the Blurred Lines TrialLink.
  • 8 July – Austin, Texas, USA – Copyright Society of the USA – “We’re Not Gonna Take It”: The New Grass Roots, #irespectmusic & Fair Play Fair PayLink.
  • 15 July – Berkeley, California, USA – California Lawyers for the Arts – Introduction to Copyright LawLink.
  • 16 July – New York, New Yorks, USA – No Longer Empty – Legal Basis for ArtistsLink.
  • 19-22 July – Montréal, Québec, Canada – Biotechnology Industry Organisation – 12th Annual World Congress on Industrial BiotechnologyLink.
  • 20-21 July – San Francisco, California, USA – AIPLA – 2015 Patent Cooperation Treaty SeminarLink.
  • 20-22 July – Los Angeles, California, USA – IQPC – 6th Annual Anti-Piracy & Content Protection SummitLink.
  • 20 July to 7 August – Montréal, Québec, Canada – IPIC – IPIC/McGill Summer IP Courses 2015Link.
  • 22 July – Berkeley, California, USA – California Lawyers for the Arts – Collaboration Agreements & Copyright BasicsLink.
  • 23-24 July – Alexandria, Virginia, USA – AIPLA – 2015 Patent Cooperation Treaty SeminarLink.
  • 27-31 July – Chicago, Illinois, USA – LES USA and Canada – LES University 2015Link.
  • 30 July – San Francisco, California, USA – San Francisco Intellectual Property Law Association – Blurred Lines of IP Protection (Presented by Frank Goldberg and Jed Wakefield)Link.

 

REST OF THE WORLD

  • 2 July – Singapore, Singapore – IP Academy – Criminal Enforcement of IP RightsLink.
  • 3 and 10 July – Singapore, Singapore – IP Academy – Patent Agent Training Series: Handle Patent Infringement and InvalidityLink.
  • 7 July – Canberra, Australia – ACLA – ICT Procurement: Legal Risks and IssuesLink.
  • 9, 16 and 23 July – Singapore, Singapore – IP Academy – Patent Agent Training Series: Handle Written Opinion/Office ActionsLink.
  • 14 July – Singapore, Singapore – IP Academy – IPM Course & Toolkit for Procurement OfficersLink.
  • 14, 20 and 27 July – Singapore, Singapore – IP Academy – Patent Agent Training Series: Draft Patent ClaimsLink.
  • 16 July – Auckland, Australia – LES ANZ – Intellectual Asset Management Course 102-103: AdvancedLink.
  • 23 July – Singapore, Singapore – IP Academy – IPM Course & Toolkit for Procurement OfficersLink.
  • 23-24 July – Bogotá, Colombia – AP Legis and ACPI – Intellectual Property in the Market: Economical Dimension and Monetisation of Intangibles Link.
  • 27-29 July – Melbourne, Australia – Australian Copyright Council – National Seminar Series 2015Link.

 

@PedroMMalaquias (LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law at Queen Mary, University of London; Portuguese Qualified lawyer; Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property, Associate Editor; Queen Mary University of London, Research Assistant)