2014 Lecture Series Continue

After a break of a few weeks, the Foundation Lecture series continues on Monday 04 August.  Pop along to CIPA Hall at 5.30pm on the following dates, or listen live via WebEx from the comfort of your own office/home:

Monday 4th August 2014
Basic English Law
Emily Mallam (Bird & Bird)

Monday 11th August 2014
Biotech Patents
Sarah Lau (Kilburn & Strode)

Monday 18th August 2014

The Advanced Lectures for the PEB exams also begin on Monday 04 August. Continue reading


Forthcoming Foundation Lectures

The following Foundation Lectures are scheduled for the next few weeks:

Introduction to Trade Marks    11th June 2012    Emmy Hunt – Olswang
Claim Construction    18th June 2012    James St Ville – 8 New Square
Introduction to Design Rights    25th June 2012    Chris de Mauny – Bird & Bird
Introduction to Copyright    2nd July 2012    Rachel Fetches – Bird & Bird
Basic English Law    9th July 2012    Tim Harris – Bird & Bird


Remember, if you’re unable to attend the lectures in person, lecture materials and recordings will be made available on the CIPA website afterwards (log in to the Members’ Area to download these).

Foundation Lectures 2012

The following lectures are confirmed for this year’s Foundation Lecture series.  Be sure to check the blog for updates, and keep an eye out for emails from CIPA with reminders and information about any last-minute changes.

5th March 2012: Renewals, Reinstatement and Restitution –  Pippa Griffin – Mathys & Squire

12th March 2012: US Patent Law – Mark Simpson – Saul

19th March 2012: Infringement – Chris Mercer – Carpmaels

26th March 2012: Computer Patents  – Simon Davies – D Young

2nd April 2012: Security Provisions – Mike Leaning – UKIPO

16th April 2012: Ownership and Entitlement  – Akash Sachdeva – Allen & Overy

23rd April 2012: EPC2000 – Alison Care – Kilburn & Strode

30th April 2012: Agreements Relating to Patents – Anna Duffus – Bird & Bird

14th May 2012: PCT – Robert Stephen – Olswang

21st May 2012: Biotech Patents – Phillip Webber – Dehns

28th May 2012 Patent Searching – Brendan Churchill – UKIPO

11th June 2012 Introduction to Trade Marks – Emmy Hunt – Olswang

18th June 2012: Claim Construction – James St Ville – 8 New Square

25th June 2012: Introduction to Design Rights – Chris de Mauny – Bird & Bird

2nd July 2012: Introduction to Copyright – Rachel Fetches – Bird & Bird

9th July 2012: Basic English Law -Tim Harris – Bird & Bird