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Saturday, December 12, 2009

Brand Protection and Competition

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IBIL & OFT Seminar: Brand Protection and Competition Logo

The Office of Fair Trading and UCL’s Institute of Brand and Innovation Law would like to invite you to an early evening event entitled


Date:      27 January 2010
Time:      4.30pm (registration), 5.00 to 7.30 pm,
               followed by a drinks reception.
Venue:    University College London, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT

The aim of the event is to bring together competition and IP specialists and industry experts to stimulate discussion on:

  • the protection of brand value under the competition rules;
  • the interaction of the competition rules with intellectual property law; and
  • L’Oreal v Bellure and other recent developments in the law.

 Confirmed speakers include:

  • Philip Collins (Chairman, OFT)
  • The Rt Hon Lord Justice Jacob
  • Deborah Majoras (Procter & Gamble)
  • Michael Miller (Amazon)
  • Ali Nikpay (Senior Director, OFT)
  • The Hon Mr Justice Roth
  • Dr Christopher Stothers (UCL & Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy)

This seminar is accredited with 2.5 CPD hours by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA - our course provider reference is IU/UCL) and the Bar Standard Board. It is also accredited by ITMA and constitutes relevant CPD for CIPA Fellows.

This event is free of charge.

Places are strictly limited at this event so please secure your place by clicking on the link below.


You are invited to the following event:
IBIL & OFT Seminar: Brand Protection and Competition

Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 4:30 PM (GMT)

UCL Jeremy Bentham Room
UCL Central Campus
Gower Street
London, London WC1
United Kingdom



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