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08:00 09:00 (60 mins)

Networking Events

Breakfast in the Dining Hall

09:00 09:10 (10 mins)

Main agenda

Chair's Opening Remarks

  • Tom Scourfield - Partner & Head of IP, CMS

10:45 11:05 (20 mins)

Breaks

Morning Refreshment Break

12:15 13:15 (60 mins)

Main agenda

Database Protection

  • David Wilkinson - Partner & Head of IP, Clyde & Co

13:15 14:15 (60 mins)

Breaks

Lunch

14:15 15:05 (50 mins)

Main agenda

Community and UK Designs - Protection and Processes

  • Clive Thorne - Partner, Baker Botts

15:05 15:35 (30 mins)

Breaks

Afternoon Refreshment Break

15:35 16:35 (60 mins)

Main agenda

Trade Marks in the Digital Age - Possibilities and Pitfalls

  • Keyword advertising; advertiser and search engine liability
  • Liability of online service providers for third party infringements
  • Issues of Jurisdiction - where does the infringement take place and where should you take action?
  • Websites and parallel trading
  • Domain name disputes
  • 3D Printing and other new issues
  • Jeremy Drew - Partner - Head of IP, Technology, and Media, Reynolds Porter Chamberlain

16:35 17:25 (50 mins)

Main agenda

Defending Against Passing Off

  • Ben Mark - Legal Director, RPC

17:25 17:35 (10 mins)

Main agenda

Chair's Closing Remarks and end of Day Three

  • Tom Scourfield - Partner & Head of IP, CMS

18:15 19:45 (90 mins)

Networking Events

Guided Tour of Historic Cambridge and a Free Evening

Explore Cambridge with your new colleagues.