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UK: Combatting IP Crime – Annual Brands Seminar

IP crime is estimated to be worth USD 461 billion annually worldwide (OECD/EUIPO): for some businesses this means substantial loss of revenue. What practical steps can you take to tackle IP crime? How can you tackle IP crime as part of a coherent IP strategy? What impact will regulatory changes (including Brexit) have on IP crime?

On 16 November the brands team at Hogan Lovells will be hosting a seminar in London that will look to answer some of these questions.


Date: Thursday, 16 November 2017

Location: London

Time: 17:30 – 19:30


Speakers and topics

We are excited to be joined by Michael Ellis MSc (Chairman, International IP Crime Investigators College)and Sandro Chiesura (Senior Legal IP Counsel at eBay). Our panel will address several topics focused on tackling IP crime, as well as discussing practical approaches to enforcement. The topics will include:

  • Convergence of IP crime with organised crimes – asset confiscation and other pressure points
  • Dealing with IP crime – how to partner successfully with law enforcement and internet platforms
  • Tips on tackling IP crime, from false ceilings to mirroring hard drives
Click here to register your interest.