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Sep 8, 2016Seminar

Session IV - Workshop K: Patent Protection and Enforcement for Life Science inventions in the Middle East and North Africa

Best Summit for Life Sciences, University and Higher Education – How Does the Legal Landscape Affect Your IP Portfolio?

Countries in the Middle East and Africa have taken significant steps to establish diversified knowledge-based economies. Recently, these countries have seen tremendous growth and a demand for life science technologies, particularly with respect to pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals and medical devices. This workshop will explore the requirements for protecting and enforcing life science inventions in countries such as Saudi Arabia, GCC, UAE, Egypt, South Africa, Algeria, Tunisia and more. Panelists will provide tips and suggestions to maximize patent protection in these countries, and will also address the evolution of enforcement regimes in these jurisdictions and how to best prepare for litigation should this become necessary.

Moderated by: Lisa L. Mueller, Michael Best

Panelists include: Sara Holder, Rouse and Sandra Clelland, Von Siedels/Rouse

Click here to learn more about Michael Best's Best Summit for Life Sciences, University and Higher Education – How Does the Legal Landscape Affect Your IP Portfolio?

Hyatt Deerfield
1750 Lake Cook Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015
 
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Questions? Please contact Gabrielle Ganz at 414.277.3459 or by email at gaganz@michaelbest.com.
 
 
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