Patent Case Law Bristol 2018

Join CIPA for the first stop of the Patent Case Law (PCL) Tour this year at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Bristol. Our panel will focus on interesting patent decisions to have come from UK and US courts, and the EPO Boards of Appeal in the past year.

Draft Programme:


Registration & networking lunch


Introduction from the Chair

13:40 -14:25

UK Court Decisions

Jon Markham, Beck Greener

14:25 - 15:10 

Decisions of the Comptroller

James Porter, UK IPO

15:10 - 15:30 

Refreshment Break

15:30 -16:15

EPO Case Law Update

Dominic Adair & Gemma Barrett, Bristows LLP

16:15 - 17:00

US Case Law Update

Anthony Tridico, Finnegan LLP


Closing remarks from the chair

Event information

Patent Case Law Bristol 2018
Capacity 64
Start date Thursday, November 1, 2018 12:30 PM
End date Thursday, November 1, 2018 05:30 PM
Venue Radisson Blu Hotel, Radisson Blu Hotel, Bristol, Broad Quay, Bristol, BS1 4BY
CPD Points 3.5
Price Non Member £234.00 (Includes £39.00 VAT)
Member £156.00 (Includes £26.00 VAT)
For non-member bookings, please email