External Events

The below courses are run by Assimilate IP, specialists in providing intellectual property training, and will be given by a qualified European and UK Patent attorney. The courses are to be held on site at LBIC.

Visit the Assimilate IP website for more information and to register for any of the courses below. If you wish to discuss your IP training needs or to find out more about in-house training, please call 07729 803 482 or email.

Please note that places on all courses are limited so we recommend booking early!

IP Licensing for Life Sciences and Pharma

Date: 20th May 2019

Time: 9.30 to 17.00

The course provides an overview of the key IP rights (e.g. patents, trade marks, copyright, design rights, utility models, trade secrets) and associated agreements related to licensing these rights. Learn which IP provisions are key to protecting your client’s interests and how to exploit their IP assets.

The course is intended for licensing /technology transfer professionals, business development managers and commercial lawyers who deal with licensing agreements in the Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical industries.

The course fee is £330 which includes lunch and teaching materials.

Freedom to Operate for the Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical industries

Date: 17th June 2019

Time: 9.30 to 17.00

The course provides an overview of the key IP rights (e.g. patents, trade marks, trade secrets) and how to determine if you have freedom to operate for your new products or services.  Learn how to deal with troublesome third party IP rights, particularly patents.  

Topics include European and US patent law, interpreting patent claims, infringement and enforcement of IP rights, FTO and validity searching, CRISPR IP landscape and group exercises.

Scientists, licensing /technology transfer professionals, business development managers and commercial lawyers who deal with IP agreements in the Life Sciences and Pharma sectors will all benefit from attending this course.

The registration fee is £330 which includes lunch and teaching materials.


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