SEMINAR: IP Cases – Latest Issues That Affect Corporations. 18 September 2018. (VIC)

In partnership with the Association of Corporate Counsel Australia, Watermark is presenting: IP Cases – Latest Issues That Affect Corporations.

In a round up of recent significant IP-focussed court cases and legislation changes, this session will bring corporate counsel up to date on:

  • recycling and repackaging imported products for the Australian market; what constitutes infringement of IP rights
  • the differences between acceptable and misleading advertising: when product differentiation is not OK
  • the risk of engaging in ‘unjustified threats’: how seeking to stop market activity by competitors can go wrong
  • legal professional privilege: internal document preparation and the dominant purpose test
  • substantially identical branding: how to judge when two trade marks are too similar
  • the Productivity Commission’s changes to Australia’s IP law: what got up and what did not

In-house lawyers are invited to participate in this seminar.  Eligible participants will receive 1 CPD point for practice management and business skills/legal skills or practice.

DATE:  18 September 2018

TIME:  7.30am – 9.00am

PRESENTER:  Karen Sinclair, Principal, Patent & Trade Marks Attorney

LOCATION:  Watermark Boardroom, Level 1, 109 Burwood Road, Hawthorn, Victoria

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