Judicial Protection of Standard Essential Patents

30th October 2017 – h.9.15 / 18.00 | Torino, Italy

Organized by LES Italy together with the Italian School for the Judiciary (Scuola Superiore di Magistratura), the conference will highlight the main legal issues affecting Standards Essential Patents.
In the morning, academic presentations will analyze the antitrust profiles of SEPs and some open issues related to legal proceedings while national and European representatives from the industry, judges and IP professionals will present their different point of views in a final roundtable. In the afternoon, a mock trial on a hypothetical precautionary action will be held, followed by a stand alone presentation made by a representative of the Italian Antitrust Authority and a final decision made by a panel of national and international judges.
The conference will be held in Italian and a translation service to English will be provided.
For additional information and to register, please contact media@les-italy.org.