CIPA Informals: North East Social – 8/2/18

8th Feb NE Social

When: Thursday 8th February 2018, 6.30pm onwards

Where: The Waiting Rooms, Westgate Road, NE1 5SG, Newcastle

For more details please contact Elliot Stephens.

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CIPA INFORMALS NORTH WEST JANUARY SOCIAL: NQ AND BEYOND – 18/01/18

18th Jan NW Social

When: Thursday 18th Jan, 18:00
Where: MACKIE MAYOR, EAGLE STREET, MANCHESTER

An opportunity to work off some Christmas indulgences and to fret about EQEs, starting at Makie Mayor Indoor Market and making our way to Kosmonaut.

Confirming attendance on the CIPA Informals Facebook event or via email guarantees a complementary welcome drink.

For more details please contact Adam Hope.

CIPA Informals Foundation Lectures 2018

The CIPA Informals Foundation Lecture series will begin on Monday 8th January 2018 and provide an introduction to many of the topics covered by the Foundation Exams.

The lectures will take place in CIPA Hall at 20-23 Holborn and will begin at 5.30 PM.
They will also be streamed live via webinar (details on how to access these to follow).

After the lectures we will all be heading to a nearby pub which will provide a good opportunity to meet other trainees and chat to the lecturers!

The timetable for the lectures up until the end of March is as follows (April-June lectures will be announced nearer the time). Any changes to the timetable will be posted on the Yellowsheet blog so keep an eye out!

We look forward to seeing you there,

Rebecca, Chris & Jian Siang
Foundation Lecture Organisers

Date Topic
8th January Introductory Lecture
15th January Patent Searching
22nd January Patentability and Excluded Matter
29th January Novelty and Inventive Step
5th February Priority
12th February Biotech Patents
19th February Claim Construction & Scope of Protection
26th February Amendments
6th March (Tuesday) EPC
12th March Claim Construction & Scope of Protection
19th March Infringement
26th March TBC

Glasgow Informals Social! 12/01/18

Glasgow Social January 2018

Where: Shilling Brewing Company, 92 W George St, Glasgow G2 1PJ

When: Friday 12th January, 7pm onwards

For more details please contact Kate Appleby (kate.m.appleby@gmail.com) or Rebecca Douglas (rebeccadouglas2@gmail.com).

Reminder – Christmas Party at CIPA – Tonight!

Don’t forget that the Informals Christmas Party is happening tonight!  Please come along to CIPA from 5.30pm.

 We will kick off the evening with (complimentary) drinks, snacks and the occasional Christmas tune at CIPA, before continuing on to the nearby Inn of Court on Holborn. 

 We look forward to seeing many of you there.

 Cheers

 David and James (Informals Social Secretaries)

Edinburgh Social!

December 2017 social

Where: Caley Picture House, Lothian Road, EH1 2DJ, Edinburgh

When: 6pm onwards, Monday 11th December

For more details please contact Kate Appleby (kate.m.appleby@gmail.com) or Rebecca Douglas (rebeccadouglas2@gmail.com).

 

London Christmas Social – Christmas Party at CIPA

On Wednesday 13th December, the Informals will be hosting its annual Christmas Party!  The Christmas Party will start at CIPA at 5.30pm.

We will kick off the evening with drinks, snacks and the occasional Christmas tune at CIPA, before continuing on to the nearby Inn of Court on Holborn.

If people could kindly indicate their intention to come along, either by responding to the Facebook event, or by getting back to us via email (at dlang@marks-clerk.com), it would be much appreciated!

We look forward to seeing many of you there.

Cheers

David and James (Informals Social Secretaries)

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Kate Appleby: kate.m.appleby@gmail.com

Rebecca Douglas: rebeccadouglas2@gmail.com

Informals North West Social – 30th November 2017

CIPA INFORMALS NORTH WEST WELCOME SOCIAL 30-11-2017 MANCHESTER

CIPA Informals North West Welcome Social

When: 30th November 2017

Where: 17 Below, accessed via Dogs n Dough, 17 Bow Lane, Manchester, M2 4FW

The welcome social will start at the (very) underground bar 17 Below, offering cocktails and a variety of arcade games. From there we can brave the Christmas Market, or have some food ad hoc at 17 Below.

Confirming attendance on the CIPA Informals Facebook event or via email guarantees a complementary welcome drink as well as a free game on an arcade machine!

For more details please contact Adam Hope.

UPDATE for welcome pub crawl this Thursday

Many thanks to all those that have already responded.

Important: If you intent to come to this event, please let us know, either by responding to the Facebook event or by sending a brief email to james.o.hamp@gmail.com.

SCHEDULE:

  • 6.30pm: gather for first drink at the Inn of Court (near Chancery Lane Tube)
  • 7.30pm: move to Cittie of York for cheap pub grub downstairs in the cellar bar
  • Afterwards: Knights Templar – Seven Stars – Penderel’s Oak – Ship Tavern – Princess Louise (etc. as appropriate)

If you can’t make it for the start, please feel free to join later on.

See you there!

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