e-Flash 2017-35
July 6, 2017


• GRUR Annual Meeting 2017 - Hamburg, September 27-30, 2017

• IBA 2017 - Sydney, October 8-13, 2017

2017 AIPPI World Congress - Sydney, October 13-17, 2017


GRUR Annual Meeting 2017 - Hamburg

September 27-30, 2017

The Regional Group North of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR) cordially invites you to this year´s GRUR Annual Meeting in Hamburg at Hotel Grand Elysée from September 27 to 30, 2017!

High-level experts will present topical issues and current developments of intellectual property law in Germany, Europe and on the international level. The discussed topics include:

  • Prior control or subsequential enforcement – Where is copyright going?

  • Who determines what is FRAND? Aspects of antitrust, contractual and procedural law

  • Marketing of botanicals from a pharmaceutical and food law perspective

  • Recent developments regarding product privacy

  • The determination of technical facts in patent litigation

  • Data industry requirements regarding the legal framework of data rights. Simultaneous translation into English will be provided for all working sessions.


IBA 2017 - Sydney

October 8-13, 2017

The 2017 IBA Annual Conference is the premier conference for legal professionals worldwide to meet, share knowledge, network, build contacts and develop business.

The IBA Corporate Counsel Forum will present a number of sessions looking at the most topical issues for corporate counsel in the current environment, including:

  • Forget about the law: the other roles of the in-house lawyer

  • Culture, compliance, governance: making the perfect triangle

  • The perfect pitch: what to learn from transactional real estate lawyers

Plus the Corporate Counsel breakfast on October 11, an exclusive closed event for in-house counsel only, offering an excellent opportunity to hear and learn from other corporate counsels' experiences.


2017 AIPPI World Congress - Sydney

October 13-17, 2017

More than 1,100 attendees from 79 countries have already registered.

Don’t miss this opportunity to join the AIPPI community during its unforgettable international event in Sydney.

  • Special celebrations for our 120th anniversary

  • The first annual Young AIPPI Forum

  • For the first time, registration is open to both members and non-members

  • Social and networking events with a “down under” flair

  • Discounts on flights from Emirates Airline

  • Panel sessions about health and pharma, music and sports, designs, big data and much more!

  • Lunch sessions, plenary sessions and a special session, devoted to a wide variety of IP-related topics