Intangible Assets and Internationalization


Implications and Dispute Resolution Strategies

Milan (Italy), 23 January 2020

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Organized by the Camera Arbitrale di Milano (CAM) and the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center in collaboration with LES Italy, the seminar will deal with the ever important topic of protecting IP rights in a globalized market, especially for Italian and European IP owners taking the first steps toward internationalization. The conference will host high-profile speakers with a specific expertise on industrial design, the pharmaceutical and cosmetics markets, and on protection of IP rights in the fast-moving market of ICTs.

The conference will be held in English without translation.

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2nd Asia-Pacific LES YMC Conference


Seoul (Korea), 29 November 2019.

The full-day program will include presentations and panel discussions from experienced licensing experts on IP licensing, focussing on four main topics of discussion:

  1. Beauty & Healthcare;
  2. IoT & Telecommunications;
  3. Big Data & Artificial Intelligence;
  4. Entertainment & Copyright.

We will close the program with a classic Korean venue, enjoying Korea’s world-famous food and nightlife.

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IP Concert In 2 Movements


Vienna (Austra), 21 and 22 November 2019

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On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of LES Austria, LES Austria, LES Czech Republic & Slovakia and LES Hungary in association with the Technical University of Vienna will hold an interesting workshop on IP & Labour and IP & Pharma in Vienna on November 21/22, 2019.

The venue will be the Kuppelsaal of the Technical University in Vienna and there will be a dinner reception in celebration of LES Austria 40th anniversary in the evening of November 21, 2019.

Brevets essentiels et licence FRAND


Paris (France), 26 November 2019

Conférence APEB / LES France
“De la mise au point de la norme au calcul des redevances”

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Licensing course 2019


The Netherlands, 4-5 November 2019

Participants will follow the path of drafting an agreement from start till finish. The course includes presentations relating to key aspects of Licensing Practice such as IP Basics, Due Diligence, Valuation and Competition Law as well as participative workshops on negotiation, IP strategy and agreement drafting.

In 2019 the Licensing Course will be held on  Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 November in The Netherlands.

On Wednesday 6 November 2019 participants are invited to join an add-on Topic Meeting on Difficult Clauses, which will welcome course participants, members and non-members.

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Digital Manufacturing and Computer Implemented Inventions (CII)


Milan (Italy), 24 October 2019

Università degli Studi di Milano
Sala Crociera Alta di Giurisprudenza
Via Festa del Perdono 7

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After LES Italy’s Annual Assembly, the traditional public debate on the latest news affecting Intellectual Property in Italy and Europe will take place. Focus of this year will be: “Digital Manufacturing and Computer Implemented Inventions“.


The registration fee is 180 Euro (VAT included); Complimentary pass for LES members.

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