Boston Intellectual Property Law Association (BIPLA) 4th Annual Symposium

10-11 April 2024

Tom Oliver is in Boston attending the BIPLA 4th Annual Symposium on 10-11 April 2024. He will be speaking on a panel on the UPC: Developments in the Last Year and Impact on Litigation Strategies.  

Full information about the Conference can be viewed here.

2024: 31st Fordham Annual IP Conference

4-5 APRIL 2024

Penny Gilbert, Ari Laakkonen and Tim Whitfield are in New York attending the 2024: 31st Fordham Annual IP Conference.  The Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference offers a forum for leaders in government, the judiciary, academia, and the private sector to meet, discuss and resolve current issues in IP.  Dr Ari Laakkonen is a panellist on the Patents & AI session this morning at 8am and Dr Penny Gilbert is speaking on the topic of Plausibility in the Pharma panel at 8.30am tomorrow.  

More information here.

PTMG Spring Conference 2024

Huge congratulations to PG’s stellar patent litigators TessWaldron, JoelColes and RajvinderJagdev for their well-deserved recognition in Managing IP’s Rising Stars 2023. Read more here.

IPBC Europe 2024 – IAM Live

PG Partners Zoe Butler & Simon Ayrton will be joining the IPBC Europe in Munich this week.

Zoe will be moderating the ‘DEI as a tool to unlock opportunities’ panel on 20th March at 11:40am – the session will be very interesting with informative speakers. 

Zoe & Simon look forward to seeing you there!

CLA Webinar UPC Webinar Series: Part II

Date: Wednesday 27 March

Time: 6pm

Bryce Matthewson will be speaking at the CLA Webinar – UPC Webinar Series: Part II “Case Management (including Preliminary Objections, Security for costs, Change of Language, Bifurcation, Parties to Proceedings, Dates of Service, Connection Joinder and Stays)”.

A discussion of the key learnings in respect of case management at the UPC, including a discussion of recent decisions addressing important developments in these areas.  Full Details of the webinar here.

Register here. 

SPEAKERS:

Bryce Matthewson, Powell Gilbert

Dr Daniela Kinkeldey, Bird & Bird

Oscar Lamme, Simmons and Simmons

The 2024 Sedona Conference on Global Intellectual Property Litigation

PG Partners Zoë Butler and Pete Damerell will be heading to Munich early next week to attend The 2024 Sedona Conference on Global Intellectual Property Litigation on 5-6 March at The Charles Hotel, Munich.

Further information about the conference and to register can be viewed here.

They look forward to seeing you there!

2024 AIPPI Spring Meeting

Pete Damerell and Ari Laakkonen will be attending this years’ AIPPI Spring Meeting 2024 at the Meliá Madrid Princesa, Spain on 22-23 February 2024.

Full information about the conference can be viewed here.

CIPA Webinar – UPC: what we’ve seen so far

Date: Tuesday 6 February 2024

Time: 12:30-13:30

Don’t miss the chance to hear from Siddharth Kusumakar and Tess Waldron speaking on CIPA Webinar exploring UPC: what we’ve seen so far, at 12.30pm tomorrow.

Siddharth and Tess are UPC Representatives, and have appeared for clients in some of the first hearings before the new Court.

Register now: https://www.cipa.org.uk/events/upc-what-weve-seen-so-far/

Pharma and Biotech Patent Litigation Summit, Europe 2024

Bethan Hopewell and Siddharth Kusumakar will be attending this year’s Pharma and Biotech Patent Litigation Summit which is held at Anantara Grand Hotel in Amsterdam on 23-24 January 2024.

Sidd will also be attending the UPC Pre-Event Litigation Forum on 22 January 2024.

Further information in connection with this event can be found here.

24th Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute (APLI)

Bethan Hopewell and Raj Jagdev are speaking at this year’s 24th Annual Berkeley-Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute (APLI) on 7-8 December 2023 at Stanford University. For further information, please see here