Join Sidley partner Scott Andersen and other prominent speakers at the Federal Circuit Bar Association’s 2014 International Series conference, “Systems, Challenges, Solutions: Trade, Intellectual Property, Courts and Governance.” This conference is organized in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization, the World Trade Organization and the European Patent Office.
Scott will take part in a panel discussion on the Role of Pro Bono. This discussion will take place on October 21 at 4:55 p.m.
The much respected International Series offers an ongoing and growing global conversation on best practices in global legal systems and how those practices—both in terms of governance and the practice of law relate to innovation and the betterment of societies.
The Geneva 2014 session is a truly multinational gathering bringing together thought leaders from around the globe. Speakers from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Germany, South Korea, the People’s Republic of China, Portugal, Switzerland, and France, among others, will be in attendance. Participants include: judges; government patent administrators; WIPO, WTO, and EPO leaders; trade experts; pharmaceutical and technology counsel and others.
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Sidley clients and friends are entitled to a 50% discount off the registration fee. Please quote “Geneva50” on the online registration form here.