IPAN Associate 4iP Council is hosting a free educational online event on World IP Day which will include an introduction to what trade marks and designs are and how to use them. The event is hosted with the International Trademark Association (INTA).

What will 4iP Council’s online event cover?

The presenters at the online event will be Kate O’Rourke, Partner and Head of Trade Marks, Mewburn Ellis LLP in England, Mascha Heidelberg, Junior Partner and Certified IP Lawyer at Müller Schupfner & Partner in Germany, and Sandra Sophia Redeker, IP Partner at SKW Schwarz and co-managing partner of the firms Berlin office. The event will address the following questions:

  • What is a trade mark, what is a design, and what are the differences between those two IP rights and copyright and patents?
  • When and how should a trade mark and a design be registered?
  • How to use a trade mark or a design to protect your business from competitors and fraudsters?
  • Your questions to trade mark and design experts.

Registration details

Further details and the registration link can be accessed here.