Institute of Brand and Innovation Law


Standards, FRAND, NPEs and Injunctions Conference

06 November 2012–07 November 2012, 9:00 am–6:00 pm

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UCL Institute of Brand and Innovation Law (IBIL)



Tuesday 6 November Programme includes

  • Keynote address by Mr Justice Floyd 
    Panel discussion on Comparison of the law as to injuctions across jurisdictions - the impact of FRAND declarations to standards bodies; intermin injunctions; Orange Book Offers
  • Industry discussion panel on Determining FRAND
  • The Market for Patent Portfolios

Wednesday 7 November

  • Present Pan-European Position and Manoeuvres - stays of infringement actions, expedition of UK revocation proceedings
  • Keynote address on the formation of Unified Patent Court
  • Competitions, complaints and standard setting

This 2-day conference combines commentary from key industry and legal experts from the UK, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden and the US on:

Through a combination of panel discussions, presentations and keynote addresses, the aim of this flagship event is to inform and update on the very latest developments with the benefit of the views and insights of leading authorities including from the industry, the judiciary and private practice in this complex and very topical field.

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(correct at 17/8/12 - subject to change)

  • Injunctions and jurisdictions
  • Standards, FRAND and its use in Europe
  • Patent portfolios
  • Unified Patents Court
  • Dispute resolution on licensing terms
  • Competition considerations