M&S: Intellectual Property in Business Situations
The event will consist of an hour's talk and a one hour workshop which will allow students to fully emerse themselves in the content being discussed.
The talk will include:
- A brief introduction to intellectual property rights
How to protect your intellectual property rights and ensure that your products do not infringe someone else's rights
What happens when disputes arise
Examples of recent disputes where fashion brands have appeared in court
The future developments of intellectual property rights.
The talk will be followed by a workshop where you will be able to critique a case study. This will give you the opportunity to put into practice what you have learnt from the talk.
Amarjit Purewal (intellectual property lawyer) and Carol Swann (intellectual property paralegal).
Although attendees who haven't booked are welcome, prority will be given to those who have due to restricted capacity.
G.32 The Liberty Building
The School of Law
University of Leeds
The Liberty Building is number 16 on the campus map.