6 and 7 January 2014: "Cegla- British-Israeli Workshop on Fair Copyright Law: Limitations & Exceptions", hosted by the Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University. Organised by Professors Lionel Bently and Michael Birnhack, Click here for further details.
14 January 2014: “Rewriting res judicata: the effect on stays for EPO oppositions”, AIPPI UK's first event of the year, kindly hosted by Wragge & Co in its London office. Highly relevant, with up-to-date participants. For further details and registration click here.
23 January 2014: "Passing Off and Unfair Competition", a special JIPLP-GRUR event hosted in the London office of Baker & McKenzie LLP. Click here for further details.
28 and 29 January 2014: C5's 6th Forum on Pharma & Biotech Patent Litigation, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Amsterdam. There are plenty of Katfriends on this programme, including Fiona Bor, Kevin Mooney, Pierre Veron and Willem Hoyng. There's a 15% discount off the conference price to IPKat readers who quote the discount code 630KAT. Click here for programme details and registration.
13 February 2014, "IP in the Retail Sector", a second version of CLT's popular programme on the same subject in 2013. IPKat blogmeister Jeremy is in the chair. Further details are available here.
17 and 18 February 2014: "Global Intellectual Property Outsourcing Conference & Exhibition", San Francisco, California. Organised by the Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers (GOAL). Further details and registration are available here.
6 and 7 March 2014: The MARQUES Spring Meeting, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Details, once available, will be available from the MARQUES website here.
10 March 2014: GRUR Int/JIPLP seminar, Munich, Germany. Details to follow.
29 and 30 May 2014: IP Mediation -- an event organised and hosted by the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM), No details as yet, but Kat team member is moderating a session on 29 May.
23 to 26 September 2014: The 28th MARQUES Annual Meeting, Copenhagen, Denmark. Full details, once available, will be available from the MARQUES website here.