To mark the launch of our annual Patent Review of the Year publication, please join us for our Patent Review seminar on either Thursday 17 March (AM) or Tuesday 22 March (PM).
At these repeat sessions we’ll look back at some of the key developments in patent law and discuss the most important cases of 2015. We will also give you an update on the rapidly looming Unified Patent Court.
Patents Review of the Year 2015
Dominic Adair and Emma Muncey will present a Top 10 countdown of cases, selected from Bristows’ annual Patents Review published in the CIPA Journal.
The cases discussed will include:
• Warner-Lambert v Actavis (pregabalin)
• Lilly v Actavis (pemetrexed)
• Smith & Nephew v Convatec
The countdown to the UPC
Looking beyond case law to broader developments, Alan Johnson will give an update on progress towards the early-2017 launch of the Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court.
The seminar is free of charge and attendance qualifies for 1 CPD point.