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If you’re a newly qualified Chartered Trade Mark Attorney with up to two years' post-qualified experience (PQE), take this unique opportunity to visit the UK IPO in Newport, Wales

Enjoy presentations, workshops and insights from examiners and hearing officers, including Head of Tribunal Oliver Morris and Ex Parte Hearing Officer Mark Jefferiss.

The visit will cover inter partes evidence of use and opposition submissions, ex parte hearings and more.

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Once all places have been filled a waiting list will be made available on this page.

Programme

9.30am

Arrive, register and enjoy refreshments

10am

Welcome and introduction

10.15am

Presentation on inter partes evidence of use

10.55am

 

Discussions with trade mark examiners plus a tour around the UK IPO

12.15pm

 

Presentation on ex parte hearing etiquette, conduct and process

12:45pm

Lunch

1.30pm

Workshop on inter partes opposition submissions, including a drafting exercise

4pm

Closing comments and feedback

4.15pm

Finish

Cost

  • Member £0 (VAT exempt) 

To note

  • This event is free for CITMA members
  • This event is only open to newly qualified Chartered Trade Mark Attorneys with up to two years' post-qualified experience (PQE)
  • Travel to and from the UK IPO is at the expense of individuals.
  • Full terms and conditions apply.
  • Closing date: 9am, Thursday 5th September 2019.