Appleyard Lees IP Seminar & Networking Event - MIDAS

Appleyard Lees IP Seminar & Networking Event

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Join Appleyard Lees at Terrace NQ for a seminar and networking event.

The second of this year’s series of Appleyard Lees IP Seminar & Networking Events fortrainee and newly qualified patent and trade mark attorneys and IP solicitors will focus on mediation.

Steve Probert, Commercial IP Mediator at the UK Intellectual Property Office (UK IPO), will provide an insight into this alternative dispute resolution strategy, discussing in particular the mediation services of the UK IPO. The event will explore topics such as:

  • Benefits of mediation for clients
  • Format of the mediation procedure at the UK IPO
  • The roles of patent attorneys and solicitors in the mediation process

Chris Hoole, solicitor at Appleyard Lees will also share with us his experiences of using mediation, and in particular, the mediation services of the UK IPO. Chris will explore the advantages associated with mediation and pass on his advice for those considering using mediation for the first time.

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