Academy of European Law hosts Conference on European Intellectual Properly Law 2010

06 October 2010
Trier (Germany) - This December, The Academy of European Law will host a conference on European Intellectual Properly Law 2010, focusing on design law, trade marks and domain names. It aims to address various legal aspects of the most recent developments in both jurisprudence and legislation in the field of EU industrial property law.
Trier (Germany) - This December, The Academy of European Law will host a conference on European Intellectual Properly Law 2010, focusing on design law, trade marks and domain names.

The objective of this conference is to address various legal aspects of the most recent developments in both jurisprudence and legislation in the field of EU industrial property law. In the field of designs, the first cases adopted by the EU Courts and the most relevant decisions from the OHIM Boards of Appeal will be given special attention.

Key topics include:
  • Cross-border copyright protection and designs
  • Registered and non-registered EU designs
  • 3-D-marks and designs
  • Similarities and differences in design protection in different member states
  • Validity and infringement tests
  • Most recent case law In the field of trade marks and domain names

Speakers:
  • Mr Luciano Bosotti, Attorney, Buzzi, Notaro & Antonielli d'Oulx, Torino
  • Ms Johanna Brückner-Hofmann, Presiding Judge, District Court, Düsseldorf
  • Dr Dick van Engelen, Professor of Industrial Property Law, Molengraaff Institute, Lawyer, Ventoux Advocaten bv, Utrecht
  • Dr Stephan Engels, Corporate Technology, Siemens AG, Erlangen
  • Dr Marie-Christine Janssens, Professor at the Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven
  • Dr Alexander von Mühlendahl, Partner, Bardehle Pagenberg Dost Altenburg Geissler, Munich
  • Mr David Musker, Partner, RGC Jenkins & Co, London
  • Mr Felipe Palau, Professor of Commercial Law, University of Valencia, Lawyer, Integral Legal Management, S.L. (ILM), Valencia
  • Mr Harri Salmi, Member, Boards of Appeal, OHIM, Alicante
  • Dr Peter Schramm, Lawyer, meyerlustenberger, Zürich
  • Mr Gregor Vos, Partner, Klos Morel Vos & Schaap, Amsterdam

Conference organiser: Florence Hartmann-Vareilles, ERA
Areas of Law: Intellectual Property Law, Industrial Property Law
Language: English, German (simultaneous interpretation)

Find out the complete details at: www.era.int



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