Computer & Communications Law, an Online Distance Learning programme with key focuses on digital IP law, media law, telecommunications law and IT law. Qualifications available are LLM (Masters Degree), Postgraduate Diploma and Postgraduate Certificate. Run by Queen Mary, University of London, in conjunction with Informa. Start date: 11 January 2016.Fees: LLM (£11,650), PG Diploma (£6,700), PG Certificate (£4,115). There's also a pre-sessional module for non-law graduates (£1,725). You can get further details of this popular, well-organised course by clicking here.
Postgraduate Diploma in Media and Entertainment Law, by Distance Learning over 12 months: 21 September 2015 to 31 August 2016: under the auspices of the London Metropolitan University. 8 core modules plus options on Defamation and the Politics of Media Regulation. For full details of this course and also for registration, just click http://www.ibclegal.com/FKW12364IPKL.
1 December 2015: "Competition Law in the Pharma Sector Conference", Brussels. Organised by IBC legal. Click here for further details and registration. You can enjoy a 10% saving by quoting VIP code FKW82593SPCL.
1 and 2 December 2015: "Standards, Patents & Competition: Law & Litigation", IBC Legal Conference, London. Apart from the main conference on 1-2 December, there's a Litigating SEPs workshop on 3 December. Programme details and registration here. IPKat readers are entitled to enjoy a 10% saving on the registration fee by quoting VIP KatCode FKW82582IPKL.
3 to 4 December 2015: Licensing. Venue: Munich. Organised by FORUM-Institut. Click here for further details and registration.
3 to 4 December 2015: Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation 2015 Conference. Venue: Amsterdam. Organised by FORUM-Institut. Click here for further details and registration. There's a 10% discount for IPKat readers who quote 'IPKat' in their registration email to email@example.com.
3 and 4 December 2015: 10th edition of the Premier Cercle IP Summit, held at the Hilton Berlin. The IPKat has been contemplating this event, which you can read all about here.
2 February 2016: Fashion Law Master Class, held at the Conde Nast College of Fashion and Design, London. Click here for full details.
15 February 2016: "Building, Managing and Monetizing Your IP Portfolio", this being a half-day course held at the London School of Economics. Further details of this event, for which IPKat readers are offered a most welcome a 10% discount on the cost of registration, can be found by clicking the Assimilate IP website here.
25-26 February 2016: Annual Conference on EU Law in the Pharmaceutical Sector 2016 in Brussels. This annual ERA conference aims to keep legal practitioners working with the pharmaceutical sector up-to-date on the latest regulatory developments, legislative initiatives and case law. A particular focus will be on implications for the sector of recent EU activities in the fields of intellectual property, competition law and pharmaceutical law.
14 and 15 March 2016: "From NP to IP": the second edition of the highly successful conference held by AIPPI's Israel Group. Venue: the Dan Panorama Hotel, Tel Aviv. Further details will be supplied nearer the time. If you are interested in the meantime, contact conference organiser Dorit Korine at firstname.lastname@example.org. Meanwhile, for Katposts on the 2013 version of this event, click here.