January 2016 #IPEvents

by Pedro Malaquias

Here is the list of Intellectual Property events occurring in January 2016. 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

  • 11 January – London – CCLS QMUL – The challenge of live-streaming to IP based media models: the case of English Premier League Football rightsLink.
  • 14 January – London – eLAWnora – Dreams are my reality: what lies ahead for EU copyrightLink.
  • 14 January – London – BLACA –Contractual Override of Copyright Exceptions – Link.
  • 14 January – London – Competition Law Association – EU Copyright Reforms and what they mean for the UK Link.
  • 15 January – London – ITMA – ITMA Trade Mark Administrators’ Course 2016Link.
  • 18 January – London – CCLS QMUL – Communication to the PublicLink.
  • 18-22 January – London – UCL IBIL – A course for Copyright, Entertainment & Media Law PractitionersLink.
  • 19 January – London – ITMA – ITMA Moot Trial ‘Jack Wills v House of Fraser’Link.
  • 20 January – London – MBL Seminars – Intellectual Property in R&D CollaborationsLink.
  • 25 January – London – CCLS QMUL – Free speech and industrial property cases: the good, the bad and the commercialLink.
  • 25 January – Manchester – EPO – Guidelines2day and Article 123(2) EPCLink.
  • 26 January – London – ITMA – ITMA London Evening MeetingLink.
  • 26-28 January – London – IQPC – Oil & Gas IP 2016Link.
  • 27 January – London – MBL Seminars – IP for Commercial Lawyers: A Practical GuideLink.
  • 28 January – Bristol – MBL Seminars – A to Z of Intellectual Property Law In One DayLink.

Continental Europe

  • 12-13 January – Amsterdam, Netherlands – Research and markets – Design IP Strategy ConferenceLink.
  • 14 January – Madrid, Spain – FIDE – Tributación de los derechos de propiedad industrial e intelectualLink.
  • 14-15 January – Helsinki, Finland – IPR University Center – Tavaramerkit ja brändit kilpailutekijänäLink.
  • 20 January – Milan, Italy – DE International – Detassazione degli utili prodotti dai beni immateriali: cd. patent boxLink.
  • 21 January – Paris, France – FNDE –Synthèse : Contrats de propriété industrielle sur brevets et savoir-faire – Link.
  • 21 January – Zurich, Switzerland – WIPO – In-House Counsel Seminar Alternative Dispute Resolution for IP and Technology Disputes Recent DevelopmentsLink.
  • 22 January – Lisbon, Portugal – LES – Can You Keep a Secret? Developments in EU and Brazilian Trade Secrets LawLink.
  • 22 January – Brussels, Belgium – ERA –Annual Conference on the EU Unitary Patent 2016 – Link.
  • 22 January – Munich, Germany – EPLIT – UPC Mock TrialLink.
  • 26 January – Madrid, Spain – PT Carratera – Jornada sobre aspectos legales de la I+D+i en el sector de la carreterasLink.
  • 28 January – Munich, Germany – INTA – Trademark Administrators and Paralegals in Germany – Make Yourselves Invaluable to your Firm and Company!Link.
  • 28-30 January – Strasburg, France – EIPIN – La propriété intellectuelle et le pouvoir judiciaireLink.

North America

  • 7 January – San Francisco, California, USA – CSUSA – Copyright Litigation: The Year in Review with Robert ClaridaLink.
  • 14 January – Seattle, Washington, USA – LES – IP value: techniques, recent court decisions, and the impact of proposed USPTO changesLink.
  • 16 January – West Sacramento, CA, USA – California Lawyers for the Arts – 33rd Annual Music Business SeminarLink.
  • 19 January – New York, NY, USA – CSUSA – Copyright & Technology ConferenceLink.
  • 21 January – Houston, TX, USA – LES – Licensing in the CloudLink.
  • 21 January – Los Angeles, CA, USA – CSUSA – Copyright Conversation with Howard KingLink.
  • 22 January – Los Angeles, CA, USA – LAIPLA – LAIPLA Washington in the West 2016Link.
  • 24-27 January – Miami, FL, USA – ACPC – 2016 ACPC Winter MeetingLink.
  • 25-27 January – San Francisco, California, USA – Legal IQPC – 16th Anti-Counterfeiting & Brand ProtectionLink.
  • 27-30 January – LaQuinta, CA, USA – AIPLA –AIPLA 2016 Mid-Winter Institute: Enforcing IP – From Creation to Monetization and Litigation – Link.
  • 28 January – Philadelphia, PA, USA – CSUSA – Online Video DistributionLink.

Asia

  • 7-9 January – New Delhi, India – ITAG Business Solutions –8th Global IP Convention – Link.
  • 11 January – Singapore – IP Academy – IP/ IPM Course for Public AgenciesLink.
  • 11 January – Singapore – IP Academy – Apply Basic Knowledge of Patents Law to Support an OrganisationLink.
  • 11-27 January – Singapore – IP Academy – Apply Basic Knowledge of Intellectual Property Law to Support an OrganisationLink.
  • 12-26 January – Singapore – IP Academy – 3rd Development in IP Law SeriesLink.
  • 13 January – Singapore – IP Academy – Apply Basic Knowledge of Registered Designs Law to Support an OrganisationLink.
  • 18-19 January – Dubai, United Arab Emirates – IIPLA – 2nd Dubai IP Congress 2016Link.
  • 19 January – Singapore – IP Academy – IPM Course & Toolkit for Procurement OfficersLink.
  • 20-21 January – Phnom Penh, Cambodia – WIPO – National Workshop for the Effective Utilization of the Madrid System for Trademark Agents & SpecialistsLink.
  • 20-22 January – Singapore – ITECH Law – 2016 International Asia-Pacific ConferenceLink.
  • 22-24 January – Beijing, China – China IP and the IPR Channel of China Daily Website – The 6th China IP International Annual Forum 2016 Annual Conference of In-house IP Managers in China: IP Route and Strategy: Internationalization of Chinese EnterprisesLink.
  • 24 January – Singapore – IP Academy – Apply Basic Knowledge of Trade Marks Law to Support an OrganisationLink.
  • 26-27 January – Tehran, Iran – WIPO – WIPO National Workshop on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT): The System for Worldwide Filing of Patent ApplicationsLink.
  • 27 January – Singapore – IP Academy – Apply Basic Knowledge of Copyrights Law to Support an OrganisationLink.