Patent Case Law Manchester 2018

Join CIPA for the final stop of the Patent Case Law (PCL) Tour this year at the INNSIDE Manchester Hotel, Manchester. 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 Manchester 2018
Capacity 80
Start date Wednesday, December 12, 2018 12:30 PM
End date Wednesday, December 12, 2018 05:30 PM
Venue Innside Manchester, Inside By Melia, 1 First Street, Manchester, M15 4RP
CPD Points 3.5
Price Non Member £234.00 (Includes £39.00 VAT)
Member £156.00 (Includes £26.00 VAT)