A training course by Simon Portman, Marks & Clerk
Wednesday 2 March
Online

Simon Portman, Managing Associate at Marks & Clerk LLP, will be running a training course in insightful analysis and discussion on the key aspects of patent/know-how licences and R&D collaborations, assessing the areas where things can and do go wrong. This comprehensive one-day seminar will include practical exercises using draft agreements to exemplify the points discussed and help embed learning.

Click here to register for the event. Friends of M&C are invited to email Naomi Butson (nbutson@marks-clerk.com) for a discount code.

Course overview:
• Pitfalls and ambiguities to avoid
• Project management
• Achieving precision regarding IP definitions, ownership and use
• Project and relationship management
• The academia-industry dichotomy

Why you should attend:
• Ensure you have the practical mastery to give you the edge in crucial IP agreements
• Analyse and discuss the key aspects of patent/know-how licences and R&D collaborations
• Assess the areas where things can and do go wrong using draft agreements
• Take away practical advice that will aid you in your day-to-day role
• Compare experiences with delegates from across Europe
The programme includes practical exercises using draft agreements to exemplify the points discussed and help embed learning.

Who should attend:
• Patent attorneys
• In-house lawyers
• Private practice lawyers
• Contracts managers
• Technology transfer managers
• Others involved in patent/know-how licences and R&D collaborations

Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

The FBCC is an independent, non-profit organisation, recognized throughout the Finnish, British and international business communities. The Chamber offers four different membership categories: Patron, Corporate, Professional and Young Professional.