Legal 500 in association with Gilbert+Tobin is organizing a free and virtual webinar on the Intersection of IP and competition Law-a global perspective. They are inviting registrations from all legal professionals and law students.
About Legal 500
The Legal 500 is a research, ranking and publishing firm based in the UK. The company assesses global law firms and lawyers for its publications, including annual lists and guides.
Gilbert + Tobin is a leading Australian law firm with offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth. It provides legal services to corporate and government clients across Australia and internationally.
About the IP and Competition Law Webinar
At face value, intellectual property and competition law regimes are contradictory, with the former granting market power to innovators, while competition policies promote open markets and competition.
On a closer examination, the regimes share common objectives: generating economic efficiencies while promoting and rewarding innovation and creativity. Across the globe in a range of industries from life sciences right through to telecommunications and fintech, industry, lawmakers and regulators are navigating the balance between the two regimes.
What will you Learn from this Webinar?
The expert panel will discuss the challenges and opportunities that arise at the intersection of IP and competition law with the main objective to keep legal teams up to date with the trends they need to be aware of in 2022.
Susan Jones: She has extensive industry experience in life sciences, pharmaceuticals and healthcare. Her previous role was the head of the global competition law practice at Swiss healthcare company Novartis for ten years.
John Lee: John’s unique combination of legal and technical qualifications enables him to practice at the forefront of IP law. He has many years of experience dealing with all aspects of intellectual property law, focusing on patent litigation and trade secrets.
Gordon Harris: Gordon Harris is part of the Global IP leadership team for Gowling WLG, working across all the firm’s offices to help build the practice and develop new specialisms.
Jan-Diederik Lindemans: Jan-Diederik Lindemans is a partner in Crowell & Moring’s Brussels office in the Litigation and Intellectual Property groups. His practice focuses on litigation for clients that are most active in sectors driven by technology, innovation and creativity.
- Date: May 25, 2022
- Time: 12:30 PM (IST)
- Platform: Zoom Meetings
How to Register?
Please find the link at the end of this post.