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MIP European Life Sciences Forum 2017 - Overview

June 29, Le Méridien Piccadilly, London





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Managing IP hosted the successful forum, MIP European Life Sciences Forum on June 29 in London.

The Forum tracked legislative developments within the life sciences sector, identifying key cases in the complex fast-moving world of supplementary protection certificates, future of IP regulatory approvals in the UK and identifying procedural tactics to make companies IPR ready.

Attendees were able to:

  • Discuss the direct implications of Brexit for life sciences companies &
    strategies for practical planning
  • Examine the approach of national courts when dealing with biologics
  • Find out how to practically obtain and enforce second medical use
  • Listen to essential updates from key SPCs cases over the past year
  • Learn how implement the Nagoya Protocol in Europe and the sanctions
    for non-compliance
  • Understand how to overcome the challenges and regulatory issues
    with digital health

Who attended?

  • IP in-house counsel
  • Patent counsel
  • General counsel
  • Heads of R&D
  • Private practice lawyers
  • Heads/directors of IP, patents
  • Heads of legal

Iris Tang
+44 (0) 207 779 8564

Natalie Canter
+44 (0) 207 779 8730

Melanie Petch
+44 (0) 207 779 8836


Avidity IP


Dechert LLP


Gowling WLG

Powell Gilbert



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