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Intellectual Property Conference

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THE WS SOCIETY PRESENTS

Our annual conference on IP law is the opportunity to hear experts explore current issues in IP regulation and dispute resolution, and consider where we might be going next. The conference begins with a keynote address from the Hon Lady Wolffe. The programme also features a session from senior in-house counsel examining commercial IP issues facing their organisation and the popular case law update. Book now to participate in a varied technical morning of IP law, policy and regulation.


Speakers include:

  • The Hon Lady Wolffe
  • Jim Cormack QC WS (Pinsent Masons) (Conference chairman)
  • Roisin Higgins QC (Axiom Advocates)
  • Susan Ferguson-Snedden (Head of Legal, Historic Environment Scotland)
  • Kathryn Pickard (Barrister, 11 South Square)
  • Ian Rutherford (Partner, Brodies)
  • Jason Chester (Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, Marks & Clerk)


Sessions include:

  • A view from the bench on litigating IP disputes in Scotland
  • The top 5 cases of 2019/2020
  • Cross jurisdictional matters – a practice update from England & Wales
  • IP and commerciality – views from in-house counsel
  • Sky v SkyKick – implications for UK Trade Mark law

Further sessions to be announced soon.

CPD: 3 hours (Law Society of Scotland)
For more information please contact Anna Bennett WS




This event is kindly supported by Marks and Clerk.

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