Auckland Twilight Seminar

DATE: Tuesday, 17 July 2018
TIME: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
VENUE: Offices of Simpson Grierson
Level 28
Lumley Centre,
88 Shortland Street
Auckland 1140 New Zealand
TOPIC: Trade Marks Case Update
An update on recent New Zealand trade mark cases:

  • From the courts – infringement, passing off, Fair Trading Act and appeals from IPONZ decisions.
  • From IPONZ – oppositions, invalidity, revocation and registrability.
 SPEAKER: Sheana Wheeldon, Barrister, Quay Chambers
Sheana Wheeldon is one of New Zealand’s leading Intellectual Property lawyers, and has
practised as an independent barrister since 2015 after ten years as head of the IP practice
at Kensington Swan. One of her specialties is trade mark disputes of all kinds, including
IPONZ proceedings. Sheana has a strong interest in Alternative Dispute Resolution. She
is a Resolution Institute accredited mediator and a member of the Domain Name
Commission’s Panel of Experts who decide disputes concerning .nz domain names. She is
a member of the New Zealand Law Society IP Committee, a registered patent attorney,
and has been named as a leading New Zealand IP lawyer in numerous publications.
COST: NZ$20.00 Members
NZ$35.00 Non-members
RSVP: Friday, 13 July 2018 (by email or post)


To register for this meeting, please return the below form as below:

Registration Form

Alison van Wyk, c/- Richmond Chambers
PO Box 1008, Shortland Street Auckland
Phone (09) 600 5500

Cancellations / Refunds
Cancellations after the RSVP date are non-refundable however are transferable to another member.