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(Fully Online) Trade Mark Law & Practice: A Basic Primer

ONLINE LEARNING
23 March 2021 (AM)
SILE Public CPD Points 2
SILE Public CPD Points 2

Programme Synopsis

How confident are you at spotting trade mark issues in practice? Do you know what that TM symbol in brands and logos mean as far as trade marks are concerned?

Get a quick run-down of basic trade mark principles, in this short primer!

Our trainers will share on the above and more, in this session targeted at lawyers, in-house counsel, and other professionals looking for practical inroads into demystifying trade mark law.

Programme Schedule

Date
23 Mar, 2021
time
9:30 - 11:45am ()
venue
Online Live Streaming Session
Due to the current COVID-19 situation, this course will be conducted fully online via live-streaming. We will be providing participants with the relevant materials prior to the course. Please do not disseminate them without prior consent.

Programme Outline

Time

Topic(s)

Speaker(s)

9.30 – 10.45am

 

Trade marks registration, proceedings before the Tribunal and related practical considerations

Ms Sandy Widjaja

Senior Legal Counsel, Hearings & Mediation Department, IPOS

10.45 – 11.00am

Break

 

11.00 – 11.45am

Enforcement and related practical considerations

Mr Paul McClelland

Faculty, IP Academy, IPOS International

11.45am

End

 

Trainer

Ms Sandy Widjaja
Senior Legal Counsel, Hearings & Mediation Department, IPOS

Prior to joining HMD in 2009, Sandy was working at a state department in Western Australia for two years after completion of her LL.M., dealing with legislation matters. Before embarking on her LL.M., Sandy was also with IPOS, at the Registry of Trade Marks, handling registration of trade marks and the implementation of the Madrid Protocol. Now that she is in HMD, she has come back full circle. Sandy feels extremely privileged to be able to contribute to the local jurisprudence while at the same time she is excited to witness the growth of ADR. Having a keen interest in music, performing and visual arts, Sandy finds IP intriguing and invigorating. Sandy holds an LL.B. from the National University of Singapore and an LL.M. from the University of Western Australia.

Mr Paul McClelland
Faculty, IP Academy, IPOS International

Mr Paul McClelland specialises in intellectual property law and commercial dispute resolution. Before joining IPOS International Pte Ltd, Paul was sole corporate counsel for a well-known Singaporean brand, where he was responsible for a broad range of commercial matters, including worldwide trademark registrations and oppositions, management of external counsel, contract review, and training.

He has experience working in private practice for both Singapore and Scottish law firms. His practice focused on intellectual property and commercial arbitration.

Fees

Fees:

$267.50 (incl GST)

 

SILE ACCREDITATION

This programme is accredited by the Singapore Institute of Legal Education (SILE) with 2 Public CPD points.

Attendance Policy

Participants who wish to obtain CPD Points are reminded that they must comply strictly with the Attendance Policy set out in the CPD Guidelines. For this activity, this includes logging in at the start of the webinar and logging out at the conclusion of the webinar on each day of the activity, and not being away from any part of the webinar for more than 15 minutes on each day of the activity. Participants who do not comply with the Attendance Policy on any particular day of the activity will not be able to obtain CPD Points for that day of the activity. Please refer to http://www.sileCPDcentre.sg for more information.

Contact

Ms Dilpreet Kaur
Tel: 6330 8692
Ms Pearlyn Yap
Tel: 6331 6567