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Intellectual Property Conference

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THE WS SOCIETY PRESENTS

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CONFERENCE

Former President of the UK Supreme Court, the Rt Hon Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury, will give the keynote address to open our annual conference on IP law. Lord Neuberger will reflect on IP cases over which he has presided during his career. Lord Neuberger will be joined by other experts speakers to explore current issues in IP regulation and dispute resolution. Book now to participate in a varied technical morning of IP law, policy and regulation.

Speakers include:

  • The Rt Hon Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury
  • Robert Buchan (Partner, Brodies) (Conference chairman)
  • Usman Tariq (Ampersand Advocates)
  • Martin Sloan (Partner, Brodies)
  • Jason Chester (Trade Mark Attorney, Marks & Clerk)

Further speakers to be announced soon.

Sessions include:

  • Reflections on IP litigation across the UK Courts
  • Scotland as a jurisdiction for the resolution of IP disputes
  • GDPR one year on – issues for IP lawyers
  • The implications of the ‘Gig Economy’ and flexible working on IP protection
  • IP case law update – the top 3 cases of 2018


All rates below include lunch at the Signet Library.
CPD: 3 hours (Law Society of Scotland)
For more information please contact Anna Bennett WS.

This event is supported by
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