From October 2016 to March 2017 the team is joined by Guest Kats Rosie Burbidge and Eibhlin Vardy, and by InternKats VerĂ³nica RodrĂ­guez Arguijo, Tian Lu and Hayleigh Bosher.

Forthcoming Events


16-17 January 2017: “The International Intellectual Property Law Association (IIPLA) 3rd Dubai IP Congress” The Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek, Dubai.

19 January 2017: Free webinar “What Economic Role for Patents in the ‘Internet of Things’ Space?”hosted by OxFirst, will take place at 16.00 (CET).

23-24 January 2017: "Privacy online and offline: the citizen, the personal and the public interest", UCL IBIL, London.

2 February 2017: "The future for the UK's patent framework", Westminster policy forum. 

3 Februrary 2017: "The Rise of Web Blocking Orders in the UK: Empirical Evidence Perspectives", City University London 

27-28 February 2017: "Post Mortem Auctoris: Copyright & Estate Planning", course organised by the UCL Institute of Brand & Innovation Law.

17 March 2017: "Ethics of Intellectual Property Rights: Challenges & Solutions", workshop supported by the Centre for Intellectual Property Policy & Management at Bournemouth University.

11 to 13 April 2017: "12th Baltic AIPPI Conference on IP rights, Globalization and New Technologies" which will take place in Jurmala, Latvia.

11 May 2017: “Stanford Patent Litigation Policy Practicum’s Symposium on Patent Assertion Entities” Stanford Law School.

4-5 July 2017: The Art in Law in Art conference, will take place at the Art Gallery of Western Australia. The conference will be hosted by the University of Western Australia Law school and will consider how the Law views visual art and vice versa.

4-6 September 2017
12th Annual Conference entitled “Claims on Area: The Geography-IP Interface, organised by the European Policy for Intellectual Property association (EPIP) will take place in Bordeaux, France.

Distance learning courses and e-learning

LLM in Computer and Communications Law. 2-6 year distance learning course at Queen Mary University London commencing 9 January 2017. Details here, and Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate in Computer and Communications law here.

E-Learning @ ERA. Leading practitioners and academics are filmed at ERA events. The recording and the speaker’s presentation are combined in a split-screen video podcast, together with full hyperlinked supporting material. The package can be viewed as a video or downloaded as an audio file. ERA's IP e-learning programme is available here.

Subscribe to the IPKat's posts by email here

Just pop your email address into the box and click 'Subscribe':