We were delighted to kick off our Lunch and Learn Series on 14th May 2014 with our first seminar Intellectual Property Law & Practice – Protecting Innovation.
Our Lunch and Learn Series is presented in house at our HOMS Limerick office and is held in conjunction with the University of Limerick.
The seminar included the following presentations:-
- Trade Mark Law or the Tort of Passing Off – Mutually Exclusive Methods of Protection for Goods and Services? by Pat McInerney, Solicitor, HOMS
- Horizon 20:20 and the Impact on Research in SMEs by George Kennedy, Solicitor, HOMS
- The Unitary Patent Package: Challenges and Opportunities for Patent Rights Holders by Dr Eimear Spain, Lecturer in Law, University of Limerick
- Maximising Innovation Reward Through an Effective IP Management Strategy by Raymond J Friel, BL, Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Limerick.
Attendees included third level education technology transfer officers, local business leaders, professionals and directors of start up companies and investment companies.
The next seminar in the series will take place in the autumn. For further information please contact Pat McInerney, Solicitor.