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BBA: Brexit Implications on IP

  • BBA 16 Beacon Street Boston, MA, 02108 United States (map)

Description from the BBA:

For this program, the BBA welcomes 3 esteemed attorneys from the Munich office of Hoffmann Eitle to speak on behalf of Brexit implications in intellectual property. The discussion will include the following topics:

Community IP Rights and the Brexit

  • Handling of the existing Community trademarks, designs and plant varieties
  • Possible future regimes
  • Impact on rules of exhaustion

Torpedo actions – still a valid strategic tool?

  • Latest European case law in terms of pan-European litigation
  • Latest European case law on Torpedo actions
  • Effectiveness of Torpedo actions – effective drafting and risk of circumvention