MediLink, in partnership with the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) and the Enterprise Europe Network is holding a bespoke workshop designed specifically by the IPO for the medical and pharmaceutical industries, focusing on exploiting intellectual property in the healthcare sector.
This interactive free half day workshop will cover all the important IP issues - trademarks, copyright, confidentiality, designs, patents, licensing and audit.
Steve Jones, Managing Director and Principal Patent Attorney at AdamsonJones will be discussing some of the key practical issues and concerns that applicants for intellectual property rights face when seeking protection in the UK and overseas:
Use of different IP rights to build a wall of protection
Obtaining protection overseas
a) Complexity of the procedures
b) Lengthy timescales
c) Balancing the costs involved against the often uncertain benefits
New and proposed developments that will increase the value of patents
a) UK Patent Box
b) EU unitary patent
For more information please click here
Free Event: 'Exploiting Intellectual Property in Healthcare'
Date: Thursday 7th February
Venue: BioCity Nottingham, Pennyfoot Street
Contact: Becky Brown
Phone: 0115 912 4327
To book online please click here
28 January 2013