This FREE workshop will give attendees a general walk through of the elements of required for trademarking. Law, Technology and Entrepreneurship Clinic (LTEC) students will use a hypothetical examples to help walk attendees through a general demonstration of how to conduct a very basic trademark search. With special guest Michal Kasprowicz, Associate at DLA Piper (Canada) LLP.
Workshop programme will cover:
Attendees will also be provided with takeaway literature which will include a basic step-by-step guide on how to conduct a trademark analysis with a focus on patent and trademark litigation.
Special Guest Speaker: Michal Kasprowicz, Associate at DLA Piper (Canada) LLP. Michal has represented clients at all stages of the litigation process: providing pre-litigation opinions, drafting court filings, attending at discovery, preparing expert reports, arguing motions, and appearing at mediations and trials. Building on his technical background, Michal has participated in intellectual property disputes encompassing electronics, lottery systems, mining, recreational vehicles, playground equipment and commercial products.
During this free session, guests will gain an introductory understanding of blockchain technology, to be followed by focused discussions on applications, blockchain startups, foreign exchange and the legal side of this new technological innovation. Attendees will also have an opportunity to participate by asking questions during our panel discussion.
Refreshments and lunch will be provided.
Consider yourself one of the New Kids On The Blockchain!
- Pascale Chapdelaine, Associate Professor, University of Windsor, Faculty of Law
- Niva Elkin-Koren, Founding Director of the Haifa Center for Law & Technology (HCLT), Co-Director of the Center for Cyber, Law, and Policy, Professor, University of Haifa, Faculty of Law
- Vance Lockton – Strategic Policy and Research Analyst, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada
- Lina Nikolova – Competition Law Officer, Competition Bureau Canada
- Marina Pavlovic, Associate Professor, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
- Teresa Scassa, Canada Research Chair in Information Law, Professor, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Location: University of Windsor, Faculty of Law
More details to follow
ATRIP’s Executive Committee is proud to launch its annual essay completion for your researchers in intellectual property law. The competition is sponsored by the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI).
Papers may be submitted in French or English. Entries must be submitted to email@example.com no later than 15 February 2019.
The author of the first place paper will be invited to give a presentation as a speaker at the 2019 ATRIP annual Congress to be held in Nashville, Tennessee (August 25 to 28, 2019).
For more information: ATRIP ESSAY COMPETITION 2018 Eng French final