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The 9th Annual Nordic IPR Forum

The 9th Annual Nordic IPR Forum

Location: , Sweden
Category: Law
Start Date: 03-20-2012 Last Day: 03-21-2012
Maximising and Protecting your Patent Portfolio to Increase Revenue and Balance Costs The Nordic IPR Forum is the most renowned Intellectual Property Rights event for the Nordic region. Over the past 9 years, it has established a reputation for being a unique IP event for senior IP professionals to learn and benchmark against the latest IP trends and best practice. With the increasing demands to manage costs, IP experts have been asked to play a greater role in revising IP strategies and managing patent portfolios across R&D intensive industries, in order to face the challenges in the crucial emerging markets,…
IP and Media in the Digital Age

IP and Media in the Digital Age

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 03-23-2012 Last Day: 03-23-2012
Butterworths is please to announce that the IP and Media in the Digital Age conference will be held in Central London on Friday 23rd March 2012 (5.75 CPD hours). Increasingly the population is turning to online and digital methods to consume media. This has led to a proliferation of ways in which intellectual property rights can be abused, which is particularly demonstrated by the increase in illegal download websites and peer to peer software. However, the entertainment industry has begun to fight back, with Hollywood winning a High Court case against BT forcing them to block the website Newzbin2. This…
The UK Bribery Act: Implications for the Oil and Gas Industry

The UK Bribery Act: Implications for the Oil and Gas Industry

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 04-18-2012 Last Day: 04-18-2012
The Bribery Act in the UK has come into force on 1 July 2011. It amends and reforms the UK criminal law and provides a modern legal framework to combat bribery in the UK and internationally. This Act represents the biggest changes to UK laws in this area of business and commerce for many generations. The Act introduces a new crime of "failure to prevent" bribery which means that companies unable to demonstrate that they have implemented "adequate procedures" to prevent corrupt practices within their ranks or by third parties on their behalf, could be exposed to unlimited fines as…
International Sanctions in the Energy Industry

International Sanctions in the Energy Industry

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 04-19-2012 Last Day: 04-19-2012
This half day Masterclass will provide an overview of UN/EU/UK trade sanctions as they affect energy companies. There will be particular focus on Iran and Syria and an outline of the position in other relevant countries. The Masterclass will also outline key issues under US sanctions, and cover EU blocking legislation.
2nd Annual International Trade Compliance Conference

2nd Annual International Trade Compliance Conference

Location: , United States
Category: Law
Start Date: 04-23-2012 Last Day: 04-25-2012
marcus evans invites you to attend our 2nd Annual International Trade Compliance Conference This event will encompass both sides of international trade compliance by discussing import and export compliance in an exclusive dual track setting. Attending this event will provide you an in depth, advanced analysis of the current issues facing international trade compliance and how to successfully conduct global trade activities. Visit the conference website for more information: http://www.marcusevansch.com/Trade_2012 Our program is packed with industry leading companies such as Navistar, Ford, Office of International Trade U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S Department of Commerce Office of Export Enforcement and…
Personal Injury Law

Personal Injury Law

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 04-26-2012 Last Day: 04-26-2012
Navigating critical developments in personal injury law to mitigate risk and establish liability Thursday 26th April 2012, Central London, United Kingdom ************************************************* Butterworths is pleased to announce that the Personal Injury Law conference will be held in Central London on Thursday 26th April 2012 (6 CPD hours). Claims by those who have sustained a personal injury are often complex, from slips and trips to serious catastrophic injuries, road traffic accidents and injuries sustained at work. From recent changes to the assessment of damages to forthcoming reform of civil litigation funding and costs following the Jackson review, it is essential that…
Patent Validity and Infringement

Patent Validity and Infringement

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 04-26-2012 Last Day: 04-26-2012
Butterworths is pleased to announce that the Patent Validity and Infringement conference will be held in Central London on Thursday 26 April 2012 (6 CPD hours). Widely varying approaches to patent validity and infringement around the world can have a serious impact on your ability to maximise patent protection. From damage calculation in the USA, to compulsory licensing in Germany, the impact of the Unitary Patent in the UK and customs seizures in the Netherlands, the differences between jurisdictions can cause confusion and uncertainty for patent holders. Butterworths’ Patent Validity and Infringement conference will provide delegates with step-by-step guides to…
US Patents Law Workshop

US Patents Law Workshop

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 04-27-2012 Last Day: 04-27-2012
Butterworths is pleased to announce that the US Patents Law workshop will be held in Central London on Friday 27 April 2012 (5 CPD hours). Designed for European practitioners who wish to increase their knowledge of the US patent system but for whom this is not their primary area of expertise, this intensive one day workshop will provide guidance on drafting, prosecuting and preparing patents for enforcement in the US. Our leading tutors will identify and examine key differences between the US common law system and the rest of the world. They will provide hands-on techniques and strategies and cover…
Unfair Commercial Practices and Consumer Protection

Unfair Commercial Practices and Consumer Protection

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 05-23-2012 Last Day: 05-23-2012 Deadline for abstracts: 03-30-2012
Butterworths is pleased to announce that the Unfair Commercial Practices and Consumer Protection conference will be held in Central London on Wednesday23 May 2012 (5.75 CPD hours). Enforcement of the Unfair Commercial Practices regulation is starting to bite. As enforcers get to grips with the new regulations, litigation is intensifying. Packed with presentations from industry, local and national enforcers and the legal experts involved in current litigation, the Unfair Commercial Practices and Consumer Protection conference will cover everything delegates need to know about how to ensure compliance. Chaired by Iain MacDonald of Gough Square Chambers, our unparalleled speaker panel will…
IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions

IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 05-25-2012 Last Day: 05-25-2012
Butterworths is pleased to announce that the IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions conference will be held in Central London on Friday 25 May 20122012 (5.30 CPD hours). IP assets can play an important part in determining the value of a corporate transaction and now, more than ever, companies contemplating commercial transactions, be they licensing, corporate mergers, acquisitions or private equity deals, need to have a thorough understanding of the value and risks associated with the transfer of intangible assets. Butterworths’ IP Due Diligence in Corporate Transactions conference will explore the different levels of due diligence required in investigations related…
Best Practice: FSA Listing Rules

Best Practice: FSA Listing Rules

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 06-12-2012
Your comprehensive update of the UK listing regime This essential summary of current legislation applicable to listed companies will stimulate your understanding by imparting legal knowledge alongside practical experience. You will return to your workplace with a complete understanding of current structure and future changes. From continuing obligations, to transparency concerns and disclosure requirements, this day will reveal the Listing Rules in practice: Deliver the key compliance and enforcement aspects of the regulatory framework Allay your key concerns for significant transactions and related party transactions Avoid potential problems in share dealings and directors’ interests Receive practical advice for the Company…
8th Annual FCPA and Anti-Corruption Conference

8th Annual FCPA and Anti-Corruption Conference

Location: , United States
Category: Law
Start Date: 06-12-2012 Last Day: 06-14-2012
Beyond dealing with the FCPA and UK Bribery Act, there are upcoming changes to global Anti-Compliance initiatives being enacted by other major countries. It is imperative that organizations are made aware of these new rules and regulations to be able to meld them all into their organization’s anti-corruption compliance program. Maintaining a robust global compliance program along with performing proper and detailed 3rd party due diligence is of the upmost importance. Hear from leading executives within various industries on how to identify new areas of concern when dealing with bribery or working within a company to update an anti-corruption compliance…
Reshaping Executive Remuneration

Reshaping Executive Remuneration

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 06-13-2012
Key advice and practical repercussions of Government plans revealed New measures are afoot to bridge executive pay and company performance. With the most significant changes in years in discussion, can you afford to miss out on a day which will reveal the reality of the developments? Book now to examine: • Key Implications: national update on Government plans and key repercussions for listed companies • Executive Remuneration: analyse the effectiveness of current governance measures in place and the likely impact on reward structures • Implementing Contractual Change: examine the implications and effectiveness of clawback and malus provisions in executive contracts…
9th Corporate Counsel Exchange

9th Corporate Counsel Exchange

Location: , United States
Category: Law
Start Date: 06-18-2012 Last Day: 06-20-2012
9th Corporate Counsel Exchange June 18 – 20, 2012 Sawgrass Marriott, Florida, USA The role of General Counsel has evolved rapidly, becoming more prominent and complex over the past few years. General Counsels need to address top-level business issues as well as provide counsel on non-legal matters whilst accurately assessing and managing global legal and compliance risks. Increasing regulation in both a national and international context, and inconsistency of legislation in different jurisdictions, impose great challenges for General Counsels and their legal teams. The 9th Corporate Counsel Exchange offers a perfect setting for senior legal professionals to network, debate and…
2nd Annual Regulatory Compliance in Energy Trading

2nd Annual Regulatory Compliance in Energy Trading

Location: , United States
Category: Law
Start Date: 06-19-2012 Last Day: 06-20-2012
Hear from leading executives on how to identify the latest regulatory and legal developments affecting the energy trading industry. Conference attendees will gain a clear understanding of new FERC and CFTC rules and how to proactively facilitate regulatory compliance in the long term. Energy market participants are facing one of the most sweeping regulatory developments in recent history with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. With significantly increased regulatory authority delegated to FERC and the CFTC, and the lack of detailed rules, the current regulatory climate creates an unprecedented amount of legal and financial uncertainty across energy…
Annual International Conference on Law, Regulations and Public Policy (LRPP 2012)

Annual International Conference on Law, Regulations and Public Policy (LRPP 2012)

Location: , Singapore
Category: Law
Start Date: 07-09-2012 Last Day: 07-10-2012 Deadline for abstracts: 03-09-2012
HIGHLIGHTS The Conference Proceedings will be indexed by EBSCO, CrossRef, Proquest and will be submitted to Scopus, ScienceDirect and amongst others, where applicable. Depending on their importance, originality, quality, relevance and other editorial considerations, eligible research articles will be invited for publication in the GSTF International Journal on GSTF Business Review. (ISSN: 2010-4804) Best Paper Awards and Best Student Paper Awards will be conferred at the conference (in order to qualify for the award, the paper must be presented at the conference). The conference will be held at Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore. You may want to take a look at…
Corporate Governance and Business Conference (CGBC-2012)

Corporate Governance and Business Conference (CGBC-2012)

Location: , United States
Category: Law
Start Date: 07-19-2012 Last Day: 07-20-2012 Deadline for abstracts: 06-24-2012
Call for Papers CGBC 2012 – Boston, USA. Corporate Governance and Business Conference (CGBC) 19th & 20th July 2012 www.abrmr.com Overview of the Conference The recent financial crisis has created an impression, rightly or wrongly, of a wholesale failure in corporate governance. Considerable debate has ensued and various practitioners, policy makers and theorists have endeavoured to discover whether this is symptomatic of broader problems or the result of inadequacies in the regulation structure of the financial system. All who wrestle with this issue are aware of the need to encourage high standards of corporate governance without endangering entrepreneurialism, innovation and…
3rd Annual Border Management Summit North

3rd Annual Border Management Summit North

Location: , United States
Category: Law
Start Date: 07-23-2012 Last Day: 07-25-2012
The US and Canadian governments are committed to promoting a secure and effective border built around the latest infrastructure, technology, and proactive policy. Our highly integrated and interdependent economies depend on smart and efficient border management. Ongoing challenges and smarter adversaries mean this challenge is renewed every day. IDGA’s 3rd Annual Border Management Summit North recognizes and effectively addresses the unique challenges and needs of an efficient, effective, and secure US-Canadian border. The summit will deliver information on the most up-to date initiatives, best practices, and next-generation threats, and will connect stakeholders from both sides of the border. This is…
Maximizing ROI on Each Compliance Effort - Webinar By ComplianceOnline

Maximizing ROI on Each Compliance Effort - Webinar By ComplianceOnline

Location: , United States
Category: Law
Start Date: 07-31-2012 Last Day: 07-31-2012
This webinar will show how to augment compliance efforts and testing with a performance based initiative. The training will discuss performance based compliance initiatives including HR compliance, onboarding and downsizing. Why Should You Attend: This session will provide participants with a greater understanding of the importance of human capital in building a sustainable and compliant organization, while achieving the necessary returns on invested capital and maximizing business value. This webinar includes but is not limited to showing participants how to improve compliance, establish performance-based ethics compliance, and improve safety compliance, risk management and corporate governance. Other performance based compliance initiatives…
Using Human Rights Instruments to Combat Terror

Using Human Rights Instruments to Combat Terror

Location: , United Kingdom
Category: Law
Start Date: 10-04-2012 Last Day: 10-08-2012
The fight against terrorism is on the front burner. Since 1963, the international community has elaborated 16 universal legal instruments and four amendments to prevent terrorist acts. Those instruments were developed under the auspices of the United Nations and its specialised agencies With recent rise in terror related offence it has become necessary to examine the possible uses or roles if, any, of human rights instruments in this fight. Although this war is at the front burner, governments must also ensure they meet their other obligations to their people by ensuring that counter-terrorist measures respect and do not violate international…

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