Royal Society of Chemistry Law Group
IP Case Law
Thursday, 6th October 2016

Royal Society of Chemistry at Burlington House

Piccadilly, London, UK


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The RSC Law Group held its eighth annual and highly popular IP case law seminar on Thursday, 6th October 2016 from 1pm at Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BA. The seminar focussed on recent high profile intellectual property law developments in the field of chemistry


Programme  To access speakers' presentations, click on the presentation title

1:00-1:30Registration and refreshments
 Session chairman:  Joseph Lenthall, Mewburn Ellis
1:30-2:00Update from the US
Anthony Tridico, Finnegan
2:00-2:30Recent chemical EPO decisions: Part 1
Joanne Addison, Haseltine Lake
2:30-3:00Actavis, Actelion, Teva and Generics (UK) v ICOS & Lilly
Jennifer O’Farrell, Boult Wade Tennant


3:30-4:00Recent chemical EPO decisions: Part 2
Jennifer Harris, Kilburn & Strode
4:00-4:30Napp v Dr Reddy's / Sandoz - a procedural case study in the UK Patents Court
Tim Whitfield, Powell Gilbert
4:30-5:00Lyrica: update and a European perspective
Eibhlin Vardy, Stephenson Harwood

Networking drinks reception


£75  RSC member
£90  Non-member
£20  RSC student* member
*Student is undergraduate or post-graduate, not post-doctoral student


Venue and Travel

The Science Suite, The Royal Society of Chemistry, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BA.  For directions, please follow this link.


Secretariat Contact

Maggi Churchouse, 3 East Barn, Market Weston Road, Thelnetham, Diss IP22 1JJ, UK

Telephone: +44 (0)1359 221004



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