Summer Course on European Intellectual Property Law

Date: 26 June 2017

Time: 09:30

Duration: 5 days

Location: ERA Conference Center, Trier, Germany

Cost: 1090 Euro; discounts availanble

Organiser: Academy of European Law

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This course will provide a thorough introduction to European intellectual property law.

Key topics

  • EU and international legal framework;
  • Trade marks and designs;
  • Geographical indications;
  • Copyright and the digital age;
  • Patent law and litigation;
  • Intellectual property exhaustion;
  • Intellectual property licensing;
  • Cross border litigation and enforcement of intellectual property rights.

Training methods will include presentations, case studies and workshops.

Who should attend?

Practitioners seeking an introduction to European intellectual property law. Visit to the CJEU Participants in the summer course will have the opportunity to visit the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg. The number of places is limited by the Court for practical reasons to 35. Social programme After a day's intensive training, enjoy our varied social programme: the course dinner with fellow participants, wine-tasting in the Mosel vineyards and a tour of the historic city of Trier