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QLD Roundtable 14/11/2013

Protecting your Intellectual Property 

This roundtable will recap the types of intellectual property found within franchise systems and examine some of the pitfalls those with intellectual property have experienced in attempting to protect their intellectual property.

We will then discuss some of the strategic options available for owners of intellectual property to maximise the protection of that property, ranging from the self-help options through to more sophisticated policies and procedures.We will then discuss some of the strategic options available for owners of intellectual property to maximise the protection of that property, ranging from the self-help options through to more sophisticated policies and procedures.

Alicia Hill is a Principal at McInnes Wilson Lawyers' Brisbane office. Alicia practices in the firm's Corporate Recovery and Dispute Resolution division. She is a Nationally Accredited Mediator. a Queensland Accredited Specialist in Commercial Litigation and a qualified arbitrator. Alicia acts for private businesses, franchisors and franchisees, listed and private corporations and local governments on a range of commercial dispute resolution matters.   Brendan McGrath is an Associate at McInnes Wilson Lawyers' Brisbane office. Brendan practises in the firm's commercial division acting for, private businesses, franchisors and franchisees, listed and private corporations and local governments on a range of commercial matters including:  Providing advice in relation to creating, protecting and effectively utilising Intellectual Property (including trade marks, copyright, patents and designs); Assisting franchisors in establishing their franchise system;       Assisting new and established franchises in ensuring and streamlining legal compliance; Drafting endorsement, publishing and media agreements; Conducting rural and commercial property transactions.

Faciliators: Alicia Hill, Principal, Corporate Recovery and Dispute Resolution Team and Brendan McGrath, Associate, Commercial Team.
Venue: Level 14, Central Plaza One, 345 Queen Street, Brisbane, 4000

 

 

Venue: Queensland
Starting: 7:30 AM
Thursday 14th November 2013
Ending: 9:00 AM
Phone Enquiries: 1300 669 030

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