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Details below for events scheduled 29 October and 5 November

 

Trade Mark Update

DATE: Thursday, 29 October 2020
TIME: 1.00 pm        AEDT (ACT, NSW, TAS and VIC)
12.00 noon   Queensland
3.00 pm        New Zealand
12.30 pm      South Australia
10.00 am      Western Australia
Concludes    2.15 pm AEDT
ACCESS: Presentation by Webinar via Zoom (link to be shared with registrants)

(Registered members will receive details by email prior to the event enabling access to the webinar)
If you do not receive details by Wednesday COB please contact IPSANZ by phone 03 9761 2833 and email ipsanz@ipsanz.com.au to ensure receipt)

TOPIC:

Trade Mark Update

Ed and Ben will discuss recent cases in the area of trade marks law and provide their views on various decisions.

Time will be made for questions and discussion.

 SPEAKER

Ed Heerey QC, Barrister, Sydney and Melbourne Bar
Ed has been a long-time supporter of IPSANZ and is a perennial favourite of our members for his succinct, informative and entertaining trade mark updates.

Ben Gardiner, Barrister, Queensland Bar
Ben Gardiner is based in Brisbane and appears regularly in the Federal Court and IP Australia in intellectual property matters.

CHAIR:

Gillian Woon
Special Counsel, Baker McKenzie, Sydney and Vice-President, IPSANZ
COST: FREE for IPSANZ Members
$50.00 Non-Members (Incl. $4.55 GST)
CPD:

RSVP:

1 CPD point – Substantive Law

Monday, 26 October 2020

 

The Right Honourable Lord Justice Colin Birss in conversation with The Honourable Justice Stephen Burley

DATE: Thursday, 5 November 2020
TIME: 6.00 pm     AEDT (ACT, NSW, TAS and VIC)
5.00 pm        Queensland
8.00 pm        New Zealand
5.30 pm      South Australia
3.00 pm      Western Australia
Concludes    7.00 pm AEDT
ACCESS: Presentation by Webinar via Zoom (link to be shared with registrants)

(Registered members will receive details by email prior to the event enabling access to the webinar)
If you do not receive details by Wednesday COB please contact IPSANZ by phone 03 9761 2833 and email ipsanz@ipsanz.com.au to ensure receipt)

TOPIC:

IPSANZ is delighted to present The Right Honourable Lord Justice Colin Birss, in conversation with Justice Stephen Burley, Federal Court of Australia, in a session chaired by Angus Lang SC.

Lord Justice Birss, who has recently been appointed to the UK Court of Appeal, will be in conversation with Justice Burley on a range of topics including licences relating to standard-essential patents granted on fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory (FRAND) terms (following from his groundbreaking 2017 judgement in Unwired Planet v Huawei, which was upheld by the UK Court of Appeal and the UK Supreme Court in August this year) and the UK courts’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

This session will be chaired by Angus Lang, recently appointed as senior counsel.

 SPEAKER

The Right Honourable Lord Justice Colin Birss, UK Court of Appeal
Lord Justice Birss is a judge of the United Kingdom’s Court of Appeal. He was called to the English Bar in 1990 and practiced in intellectual property law. He was appointed Standing Counsel for the Comptroller 2003-2008 and took silk in 2008. In 2010 Lord Justice Birss was appointed judge of the Patents County Court (now Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC). In 2013 he was appointed to the High Court, Chancery Division, where he was the Judge in Charge of the Patents Court. He is an independent judicial member of the EPO Boards of Appeal Committee and serves on the Advisory Board of Judges for the WIPO Judicial Institute. He is also General Editor of Terrell on the Law of Patents, and a Council member of the UK Foundation for Science and Technology. In July 2020, Lord Justice Birss was appointed to the UK Court of Appeal. His appointment takes effect in Autumn 2020.

The Honourable Justice Stephen Burley, Federal Court of Australia, Sydney
His Honour was admitted as a legal practitioner in 1987 and subsequently awarded a Master of Laws from the London School of Economics and Political Science, in the United Kingdom. He was awarded an Associate in Music, Australia (AMusA) by the Australian Music Examinations Board in 1982. Justice Burley practised at the Bar from 5 Wentworth Chambers, Sydney, from 1993 until 2016. He was appointed Senior Counsel in 2007.
In 2016, Justice Burley was appointed to the Federal Court of Australia.

CHAIR:

Angus Lang SC, Tenth Floor Chambers, Sydney
Angus is senior counsel at Tenth Floor Selborne Wentworth Chambers. Angus specialises in intellectual property and regularly acts in complex patent disputes in the Federal Court and at appellate level. He is Deputy Chair of the Law Council of Australia Intellectual Property Committee. Angus also teaches and publishes regularly in the field, and in particular lectures in comparative intellectual property law in Europe at Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, and Friedrich-Schiller- Universität Jena.
COST: FREE for IPSANZ Members
$50.00 Non-Members (Incl. $4.55 GST)
CPD:

RSVP:

1 CPD point – Substantive Law

Thursday, 29 October 2020

 

In light of the evolving situation with COVID-19, event are being offered by way of webinar only.  This option will still allow members to ‘attend’ the session online and obtain the relevant CPD point.

Registration for the webinar remains open to members and all registrants are able to access the webinar online at a place of their convenience.  Details to access the webinar will be sent to registrants prior to the commencement of the session.

This change in format is for many of us, a trial and we greatly appreciate your patience and continued support.

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