November 2015 IP Events

by Pedro Malaquias

Here is the list of Intellectual Property events occurring in November 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.

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

 

United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland

  • 3 November – Bournemouth – CIPPM – Hyperlinking and copyright infringement after ‘Svensson’ (case C-466/12): what’s new under the sun? Link.
  • 3 November – London – Open Data Institute – ODI Summit 2015Link.
  • 4-6 November – London – ITechLaw – ITechLaw 2015 European ConferenceLink.
  • 9 November – London – PLS – Straightforward permissions: Getting the basics right and maximising your incomeLink.
  • 10 November – London – Queen Mary University of London CCLS – Paula Westenberger discusses Copyright law, freedom of artistic expression and the future of appropriative artistic practices in BrazilLink.
  • 10 November – London – MusicTank – Creators’ Rights In The Digital LandscapeLink.
  • 11 November – London – Bristows – Life Sciences Pharmaceutical Update seminarLink.
  • 12 November – Bournemouth – CIPPM – Copyright reform: The implications one year on Link.
  • 12 November – Cardiff – CIPA – The Wales MeetingLink.
  • 12 November – Edinburgh – ITMA – Discussion of Recent OHIM CasesLink.
  • 13 November – Naas, Co. Kildare, Ireland – Knowledge Transfer Ireland – Licensing Intellectual Property: Strategies and Pitfalls – Link.
  • 13 November – Dublin – ITMA & APTMA – APTMA & ITMA present the Irish PerspectiveLink.
  • 16 November – Oxford – OIPRC – Copyright Formalities: Fairness or ForfeitureLink.
  • 17 November – Oxford – OIPRC – When Trademark Parody Meets Fashion; an Analysis of European Trademark LawLink.
  • 17 November – Bournemouth – CIPPM – Encouraging interoperability by the sharing of interface information obtained by reverse engineering Link.
  • 17 November – London – HGF – IP in Retail Conference 2015 – Link.
  • 17 November – Birmingham – Enterprise Europe Network Midlands and UK IPO – Intellectual Property: What do You Really Own? – Link.
  • 18 November – London – Fashion Law and Business, Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design – The Future of Fashion: Luxury, IP & Digital TechnologyLink.
  • 18 November – London – UCL IBIL – IP and Ethics: The impact of ethical considerations on the existence or enforcement of IP RightsLink.
  • 18 November – London – RSC Law Group – IP Case Law SeminarLink.
  • 19-20 November – Newport – CIPA – The 2015 CIPA Life Science ConferenceLink.
  • 20 November – Bangor – BLACA – The Unification of European Copyright LawsLink.
  • 23 November – London – CIPA – Patents Case LawLink.
  • 23 November – London – Wragge Lawrence Graham & HSBC Bank – Fashion & IP Seminar – Link.
  • 24 November – London – ITMA – CJEU and General Court Decisions 2015Link.
  • 25 November – Bristol – ITMA – Trade Mark and Passing off actions in the IPECLink.
  • 26 November – London – JIPLP – JIPLP’s 10th Anniversary ConferenceLink.
  • 26 November – London – Bird & Bird – Annual IP SeminarLink.
  • 26 November – Oxford – OIPRC – The British Patent System during the Industrial RevolutionLink.
  • 26 November – London – LES B&I – London Evening MeetingLink.
  • 26 November – London – HGF – IP in Retail Conference 2015 – Link.
  • 30 November – Edinburgh – CIPA – Patents Case LawLink.

 

Continental Europe

  • 2-4 November – Munich, Germany – BIO – BIO-Europe 2015Link.
  • 3-4 November – Vienna, Austria – EPO – IP Statistics for Decision Makers Conference 2015Link.
  • 3-4 November – Geneva, Switzerland – WIPO – WIPO Advanced Workshop on Domain Name Dispute Resolution: Update on Precedent and PracticeLink.
  • 4 November – Amsterdam, Netherlands – FORUM Institut für Management – 83 EPC: Don’t Say Too Much or Too Little!Link.
  • 4 November – Warsaw, Poland –Fundacja Nowoczesna Polska – CopyCamp 2015Link.
  • 5 November – Amsterdam, Netherlands – FORUM Institut für Management – 123(2) EPC: How to Avoid Pitfalls!Link.
  • 5 November  – Hague, Netherlands –  BOIP and OHIM – Event European Trade Mark and Design network – Link.
  • 5 November – Madrid, Spain – AIPPI & OEPM – Jornada sobre la Nueva Ley de PatentesLink.
  • 5 November – Lisbon, Portugal – PLMJ & FBAUL – Noções Essenciais de Direito de Autor e Alguns Temas ConexosLink.
  • 5-6 November – Stockholm, Sweden – National Library of Sweden – Access to Digital Archives and Libraries through Cross Border Collective Rights Management of CopyrightLink.
  • 6 November – Madrid, Spain – Alumni Association of the Magister Lvcentinvs – AAAML XIII Congres:s Update in Matters of IP: Reforms into the practiceLink.
  • 10-11 November – Frankfurt, Germany – IQPC – IP Life Sciences Exchange Link.
  • 10-12 November – Copenhagen, Denmark – EPO – Patent Information Conference 2015Link.
  • 11 November – Hague, Netherlands – MARQUES – Trade Mark Judges on Trade Mark LawLink.
  • 11 November – Turin, Italy – Università degli Studi di Torino & European IPR Helpdesk – Impact and Innovation in Horizon 2020. Strategies for successful exploitation of research results. Focus on intellectual property issues – Link.
  • 11-12 November – Alicante, Spain – Magister Lvcentinvs – Plant Variety Rights Intensive ModuleLink.
  • 12 November – Sofia, Bulgaria – PETOŠEVIĆ – Enforcement of REGULATION (EU) No 608/2013 – Step in the right direction and some improvements for brand ownersLink.
  • 12 November – Paris, France – FNDE – Droit du NumériqueLink.
  • 13-14 November – Basel, Switzerland – Queen Mary University of London CCLS & University of Basel – IP and the Life SciencesLink.
  • 16-17 November – Trier, Germany – ERA – Annual Conference on European Copyright Law 2015Link.
  • 16-18 November – Geneva, Switzerland – WIPO – WIPO Seminar on Current Issues in Intellectual Property RightsLink.
  • 17 November – Paris, France – FNDE – Droit des Brevets Link.
  • 17-18 November – Berlin, Germany – IQPC – Brand Protection & Anti-Counterfeiting Link.
  • 18 November – Warsaw, Poland – LES Poland – Commercial Side of IP – Link.
  • 19 November – Geneva, Switzerland – WIPO – Seminar on the Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs: Practical Approach and How to Use ItLink.
  • 19 November – Lisbon, Portugal – PLMJ & FBAUL – Noções Essenciais de Direito de Autor e Alguns Temas ConexosLink.
  • 19 November – Vilnius, Lithuania – The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania – Unitary patent protection: what’s next? – Link.
  • 19-20 November – Alicante, Spain – ICALI, ICOPAL & OAMI – X Jornadas del Tribunal de Marca ComunitariaLink.
  • 20 November – Leuven, Belgium – KU Leuven CiTiP – Développements récents dans les secteurs du droit des médias, des droits intellectuels et de la technologie de l’information – Link.
  • 20 November – Eindhoven, Netherlands – EPI – Patent eligibility in the US and EuropeLink.
  • 20 November – Munich, Germany – MARQUES – Meet the JudgesLink.
  • 20 November – Madrid, Spain – Elzaburu – Jornada sobre la nueva Ley de Patentes – Link.
  • 23-24 November – Munich, Germany – Management Circle – IP Service World 2015Link.
  • 24 November – Strasburg, France – CEIPI – Is copyright in the EU fit for the 21st century?Link.
  • 24 November – Paris, France – IRPI – Les médicaments, entre logiques de santé, d’innovation et de concurrenceLink.
  • 25 November – Stockholm, Sweden – FICPI Sweden – The IP Practitioner: Adding to Innovation?Link.
  • 25 November – Amsterdam, Netherlands – FORUM Institut für Management – FTO in Practice: Engineering, Material Science & High TechLink.
  • 25 November – Amsterdam, Netherlands – FORUM Institut für Management – International R&DLink.
  • 25-26 November – Lisbon, Portugal – SPA – Cultura, Lusofonia e Direito de Autor na Era Digital – Link.
  • 26 November – Brussels, Belgium – ERA – Annual Conference on the EU Unitary Patent 2015 Link.
  • 26-27 November – Geneva, Switzerland – WIPO – Seminar on the Madrid System for the International Registration of MarksLink.
  • 26-27 November – Lyon, France – FNDE – Droit des Brevets Link.
  • 26-27 November – Munich, Germany – EPO – Boards of appeal and key decisions 2015Link.

 

USA

  • 2 November – New York City, NY, USA – CSUSA – Donald C. Brace Memorial Lecture: Reconceptualizing Copyright’s Merger Doctrine Link.
  • 3 November – Chicago, IL, USA – IPLAC – Update On The Implementation Of The Unified Patent Court In The EULink.
  • 3 November – Washington, D.C., USA – CSUSA – Dancing Baby v. Prince: The Lenz Decision and the Rationale of Shared Responsibility Under the DMCALink.
  • 3 November – San Francisco, CA, USA – SFIPLA – Protecting Your IP: Don’t Forget a Privacy Program (presented by Sharon Anolik)Link.
  • 4 November – Santa Clara, CA, USA – Hogan Lovells – Hogan Lovells’ IP, Media and Technology Group: Law in the Global Marketplace SymposiumLink.
  • 4 November – Berkeley, CA, USA – California Lawyers for the Arts – Fashion Law Primer: Protection your DesignsLink.
  • 4 November – Santa Monica, CA, USA – California Lawyers for the Arts – Music Royalties 101: Monetizing Your MusicLink.
  • 5-6 November – Washington, DC, USA – UCL IBIL, George Washington University’s Faculty of Law, GSMA, ITU & ETSI – Patents in TelecomsLink.
  • 6 November – Washington, DC, USA – Georgetown Law & Berkeley Center for Law and Technology – The Seventh Annual Patent Law and Policy ConferenceLink.
  • 9 November – Bloomington, IN, USA – Maurer School of Law – IP Lunch Talk: Prof. Brad Sherman Link.
  • 10 November – New York, NY, USA – CenterForce – IP Strategy Summit: New YorkLink.
  • 10 November – Sacramento, CA, USA – California Lawyers for the Arts – Copyright Law: An OverviewLink.
  • 11 November – Washington, DC, USA – George Washington University – IP Speaker Series: Stephanie Bair, Employee Creativity: To Promote the Progress of Science and Useful Arts in the FirmLink.
  • 12 November – Philadelphia, PA, USA – PIUG – Freedom to Operate Fundamentals: Comprehensive Techniques for Researching Freedom to OperateLink.
  • 12 November – New York, NY, USA – CenterForce – Trademark & Copyright: New YorkLink.
  • 12 November – Chicago, IL, USA – IPLAC – IPLAC IP Law SymposiumLink.
  • 12-13 November – Palo Alto, CA, USA – WIPO – WIPO Mediation and Arbitration WorkshopLink.
  • 12-13 November – Boston, MA, USA – AIPLA – AIPLA 2015 Trade Secret Law SummitLink.
  • 13 November – Los Angeles, CA, USA – CSUSA – I Created It, But Do I Own It? The Effects of 16 Casa Duse v Merkin and Garcia v GoogleLink.
  • 13 November – Chicago, IL, USA – IPLAC – 121st Annual IPLAC Annual Judges DinnerLink.
  • 13 November – Chicago, IL, USA – John Marshall Law School – William Kovacic & Hugh Hansen on the IP-Antitrust Interface: A ConversationLink.
  • 16 November – New York, NY, USA – Dentons – Trademark Licences in Bankruptcy Link.
  • 16-18 November – Cary / Raleight, NC, USA – BIO – BIO Intellectual Property Counsels Committee ConferenceLink.
  • 17 November – Houston, TX, USA – HIPLA – Ethical Conundrums for IP AttorneysLink.
  • 16-17 November – Plano, TX, USA – The Center for American and International Law – CAIL 53rd Annual Conference on Intellectual Property LawLink.
  • 17 November – Washington, DC, USA – George Washington University – The Christopher A. Meyer Memorial LectureLink.
  • 17 November – Washington DC, USA – IAM – Patent Law and Policy: Courts, Congress and the Monetisation Landscape Link.
  • 17-18 November – New York, NY, USA – IP Counsel Café – Patents and the Convergence of Business + Technology – Link.
  • 18 November – Palo Alto, CA, USA – CenterForce – IP Strategy Summit: Silicon Valley 2015Link.
  • 18 November – Berkeley, CA, USA – California Lawyers for the Arts – Drone Law for Photographers & VideographersLink.
  • 19 November – Palo Alto, CA, USA – CenterForce – Trademark & Copyright: Silicon Valley 2015Link.
  • 24 November – Portland, OR, USA – Lewis & Clark Law School – 2015 Distinguished Intellectual Property Visitor: ‘Hitting Refresh: Intellectual Property Rights and the InternetLink.

 

South and Latin America

  • 9 November – Assunción, Paraguay – APAPI – VII Seminario Internacional Propiedad IntelectualLink.
  • 9 November – Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico –IFRRO and CeMPro – Copyright in the XXI Century: The Challenges of Collective Management; New Business Models  – Link.
  • 12 November – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – ASIPI & EMERJ – A Escalada da Pirataria no BrasilLink.
  • 29 November to 2 December – Cartagena, Colombia – ASIPI – XIX Congress of the Inter-American Association of Intellectual PropertyLink.

 

Asia and Oceania

  • 3-4 November – Singapore – IP Academy – WSQ Monitor and Maintain IP Processes Link.
  • 4-6 November – Tokyo, Japan – Fujisankei Business – 2015 Patent Information Fair & Conference – Link.
  • 4-7 November – Chengdu, China – FICPI & ACPAA – The 5th China Intellectual Property SymposiumLink.
  • 8-10 November – Tokyo, Japan – IAM – IPBC Asia 2015 Link.
  • 10 November – China – Wragge Lawrence Graham – Protecting design patents online: a perspective from Europe and ChinaLink.
  • 18-20 November – Shanghai, China – BIPF – BRICS IP Forum 2015Link.
  • 26 November – Singapore – IP Academy – Media Producer’s IP Toolkit Link.
  • 26 November – Makati City, Philippines – INTA – Best practices and current challenges of brand management and protection in the PhilippinesLink.
  • 27 November – Auckland, New Zealand– Asian Pacific Copyright Association – Copyright Law and Policy in the Asia Pacific Link.

 

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