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Impacts of COVID-19 on Medtech, Biotech & Clinical Trials
postponed and will be re-scheduled for in-person - date to be advised
LESANZ Annual Conference 2021
Conference via Zoom - full program details and registration types are available via the Annual Conference web pages. Workshop Wednesday + 2 Day Conference - Thurs/Fri.
Wednesday 5th May - Pre-Conference Workshops
Both 1.5 hours in duration Indigenous IP Rights - 10:30am AEST or 12:30pm NZST IP Valuation - 1:30pm AEST or 3:30pm NZST.
LESANZ Annual General Meeting 2021
LESANZ will host the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 4th May at 12:30pm Australian Eastern Standard Time via Zoom.
Webinar: IP Licensing 2021 - Takeaways from recent cases
Welcome to our jointly hosted annual event with LESANZ/IPSANZ: Zoom links will be provided to all registrants the day prior to the event.
IP Licensing 2021 - Takeaways from recent cases seminar
Join fellow LESANZ members in-person for this yearly event. Whether you draft, negotiate or enforce licence agreements, there are lessons to be learnt from recent Australian and overseas licensing-related cases. Scott’s presentation will cover US, UK and Australian cases relating to patent exhaustion, exclusive licences, unfair PBR licence terms, authorised trade mark use, joint ownership, stamp duty, implied licences, implied reasonable endeavours and directors duties as well as several cases on contract interpretation to help with your drafting.
Growing your IP: Plant breeding intellectual property
Webinar via Zoom with Alanna Rennie is an Associate in Baker McKenzie and Wendy Cashmore is a founding Partner of Plant IP Partners Limited. Interested in learning about IP protections for plants? Learn about PVR, patents, confidential information, trademarks, with a deep dive on algae and hemp.
Casual End of Year QLD catch up
The LESANZ-QLD Committee is very pleased to invite our IP Community to attend the casual drinks tomorrow afternoon at 5pm at Riverland. We are looking forward to seeing you in person at this final event for 2020. Contact the Secretariat to RSVP
20th Anniversary Pleasant Walk & Social Golf Afternoon
This year marks our 20th anniversary of LESANZ-WA end-of-year social golf event at Nedlands.
LES USA-Canada 2020 Annual Meeting
Join us for the 2020 LES Annual Meeting, Protecting and Commercializing Future Technologies — The Future is Now! With workshops, panels, peer-to-peer discussions, and networking aimed for attendees at all experience levels, the program is dedicated to protecting and commercializing technologies that were once the future and that are now omnipresent.
Protecting rights of a patent licensee
Webinar via Zoom: Protecting the rights of a patent licensee in the face of third party infringement - Australian, UK and European perspectives. Patent licence agreements often involve patents in multiple jurisdictions. What are the key points that licensees should bear in mind when negotiating patent licences in Australia, the United Kingdom and the European Union, to ensure that they are able to take action against third party infringers? Hear our panellists give their perspectives regarding licensees’ patent enforcement rights in each of these jurisdictions
v2food – putting the Rebel in the Hungry Jack’s Whopper
Webinar via Zoom with Nick Hazell, CEO at v2food, Nathan O’Callaghan Ph.D., Leader, Precision Health Future Science Platform, CSIRO Health & Biosecurity and Duncan Ferguson, Director, Company Creation, Agriculture & Food at CSIRO.
COVID19 – Innovating Under Fire
Webinar via Zoom with Chris Hopkins, SouthMed, Iain Hosie, Revolution Fibres and Stephanie Grant, Wellington Univentures
Protecting AI and Data – European and AU/NZ perspectives
Webinar via Zoom with Rob Harrison, Germany and Bronwyn Furse, Adelaide
Protection Enforcement & Licensing of Trade Secrets - COVID
Webinar via LESI - more details see link
Innovation policy and the R&D Tax Incentive
Webinar via Zoom
The New Zealand R&D Tax Incentive
Webinar via Zoom
Tightrope of Tech Transfer-competing interests all around
Joint LESANZ/KCA free webinar via Zoom
Webinar via Zoom with Rob Harrison from Germany
Licensing Year in Review