Institute of Brand and Innovation Law


Patent and Telecoms

07 November 2012, 6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Event Information

Open to



UCL Institute of Brand and Innovation Law (IBIL)



The Panellists include

The Hon. Mr Justice Arnold, High Court Judge of the Patent Court, UK Judge Klaus Grabinski, Federal Court of Justice, Germany
Judge Robert van Peursem, Justice of the Court of Appeal, The Hague, The Netherlands Judge Alain Girardet, Cour de Cassation, France
Chaired by The Rt. Hon. Sir Robin Jacob, the Sir Hugh Laddie Chair of Intellectual Property at UCL Laws 

Topics to be covered in this panel include

More or less discovery (disclosure) on infringement/validity?
Court (technical) expert vs party expert; what can be learnt from other jurisdictions?
More or less cross-examination?
Does the PCC have a role - more shorter trials? How would the damages cap apply?