Annual Conference on Trademarks and Designs in Europe 2012

Alicante, 15 November 2012 - 16 November 2012

Typology: Events



Experts from OHIM, legal practitioners and academic specialists will analyse significant developments in EU law on trademarks and designs since the last ERA conference at OHIM
in November 2011.



Key topics

  • The new role of OHIM regarding the protection of IP rights
  • Identification of goods and services and use of class headings: practical implications of the ECJ's ruling in IP TRANSLATOR
  • Public interest and trade mark law
  • Shape giving substantial value to goods
  • Registration of a name as a trade mark
  • Recent decisions on designs
  • Trade mark infringements: competent jurisdiction, proof of trade mark rights infringement after the CJEU's ruling on the Philips and Nokia cases.

Who should attend?

Lawyers in private practice, in-house counsel and other practitioners of law dealing with trade marks, designs and industrial property law.


Fees in €: Standard EU and ERA patrons Young lawyers and other groups  
before 15 October 2012
711,00 426,60 533,25  
after 15 October 2012
790,00 474,00 592,50


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