WA: Copyright Series 2019, Session One – The Use and Misuse of Copyright Materials. 25 July 2019


In the first of a three part series on copyright, Leanne Oitmaa, Director, Lawyer, Patent & Trade Marks Attorney, will present an update and refresher on the area, covering the essentials of copyright.

The content of the presentation is intended for in-house counsel with a general understanding of copyright issues, with some material pitched at an intermediate level.

Leanne will present an overview of copyright, covering a range of basic concepts, with discussion of recent developments, and providing an introduction and grounding for remaining sessions.

Key discussion points include:

  • Understanding the nature and scope of confidential information and trade secrets – what can be protected?
  • Comparing Confidential Information with Intellectual Property, and why Confidential Information and Trade Secrets must form part of an IP strategy
  • Taking practical action to effectively manage, control and use Confidential Information and Trade Secrets – how to take reasonable steps
  • Potential scenarios involving misappropriation, how to avoid them, and action that can be taken
  • A note on drafting effective clauses

Presenter:  Leanne Oitmaa, Director, Lawyer, Patent & Trade Marks Attorney, Watermark Intellectual Property Lawyers

Location:  Watermark Boardroom, Level 22, 77 St Georges Terrace, Perth, WA, 6000

Date:  Thursday 24 July 2019

Time:  Registration & Networking: 12.30pm to 1.00pm. (light lunch will be provided)

Presentation:  1.00pm to 2.00pm


This seminar is hosted in conjunction with ACC Australia.  ACC members are eligible for 1pt Substantive/Legal Knowledge.


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