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2017-11-09 2017-11-09 EUIPO European Union Intellectual Property Office Avenida de Europa, 4 03008 Alicante +34 965 139100 +34 965 139173

16th International Trademark Conference 2017

FORUM Institut’s 16th Trademark provides trademark practitioners from around the world with the opportunity to meet EUIPO examiners and international trademark law experts and facilitates fruitful discussions.

Topics

    The best investment you can make in 2017!
  • Focus: implementation of the EU TM Reform
  • High-level: meet experts and key decision-makers
  • Best practice: learn the best tips and tricks and share your experiences
  • Networking: first-class opportunities to network
  • Get in touch: with the EUIPO, the examiners and EUIPO experts
  • (Detailed information regarding your program coming soon)
  • EU Trademark Reform: implementing regulation and delegated acts
  • First experiences with the EU Trademark Reform: 'hot' material law questions explained in detail
  • BoA and CJEU: trademarks and designs case-law update
  • Brexit: practical consequences for trademark owners - recommendations
  • 3D printing and trademarks
  • Trademark infringement on the internet

Aims and objectives

FORUM Institut’s 16th Trademark Conference provides trademark practitioners from around the world with the opportunity to meet EUIPO examiners and international trademark law experts and facilitates fruitful discussions. The conference brings world-class international experts from private practice together with officials and industry representatives in order to debate and deliberate on the most important issues affecting today’s trademark law from all practical perspectives.

Who should attend?

The conference is designed for all IP practitioners and company executives with a special interest in trademark protection.

Speakers

Keynote
Christian Archambeau
Deputy Executive Director, EUIPO, Alicante (Spain)

Chairmen
F. Peter Müller
European Patent and Trade Mark Attorney, Müller, Schupfner & Partner, Munich (Germany)

Thierry van Innis
Attorney at Law, Van Innis & Delarue, Brussels (Belgium)


Your speakers (among others)
Ruta Olmane
ECTA President, European Trademark and Design Attorney, Metida, Riga (Latvia)

Farah Bhatti
Attorney at Law, Buchalter, Los Angeles, CA (USA)

Dr. Luigi A. Sansone
Advocate, Salomone Sansone, Valetta (Malta)

Georgios Gryllos
Legal Secretary, Chamber of Judge D. Gratsias, General Court of the EU, Luxembourg (Luxembourg)

Cristina Bercial-Chaumier
Attorney at Law, Casalonga, Alicante (Spain)

Myrtha Hurtado Rivas
Global Head Trademarks and Domain Names, Novartis International AG, Basel (Switzerland)

Dr. Andreas Renck, LL.M. (Essex)
Attorney at Law, Hogan Lovells, Alicante (Spain)

Dr. Henning Hartwig
Attorney-at-Law, Partner, Bardehle Pagenberg, Munich (Germany)

Prof. Dr. Jan Nordemann
Rechtsanwalt und Partner, Boehmert & Boehmert, Berlin

Dimitris Botis
Deputy Director, International Cooperation & Legal Affairs, EUIPO, Alicante (Spain)

Sven Stürmann, LL.M.
Chairperson of the 2nd Board of Appeal and accredited Mediator, EUIPO, Alicante (Spain)

Benjamin Fontaine
IP attorney and solicitor, Partner, E.G.Y.P, Alicante (Spain)

Elizabeth Fink
Member of the 3rd (EU Design) Board of Appeal, EUIPO, Alicante (Spain)


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