Get up to date on key #industrytrends over lunch
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm via webinar
Who should attend: Business lawyers, in-house counsel, and all who advise or work with technology companies.
Learning level: All levels
Cannabis is the new biotech. In this focused one-hour course, you will learn about:
- marketing and labeling cannabis products
- how to pick a strong trademark for your goods and services
- the mysterious world of plant breeders rights—is it for you?
- patent peculiarities to be aware of—can you patent a plant?
- how to leverage your copyright to get you where you want to go
- how the Canadian intellectual property and cannabis landscape compares to the US plant breeders’ rights and other types of intellectual property
This course is part of the #TechLaw2019 Series. In this five-part lunch series, you will learn about technology, intellectual property, and privacy issues that business lawyers face. The courses in the #TechLaw2019 Series are:
Top Ten Technology Issues for Business Lawyers — Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30pm
Employment Law Issues for Tech Companies — Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30pm
Privacy and Cyber Security Issues — Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30pm
Cannabis and Intellectual Property Issues — Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30pm
Legal Topics Arising from Emerging Technologies — Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 12:30 – 1:30pm
Join us today!
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 1 hour (this course will NOT involve any professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Christie Bates — McMillan LLP, Toronto
Ryan J. Black — McMillan LLP, Vancouver
Pablo Tseng — McMillan LLP, Vancouver
Register by May 1/19
After May 1/19
|Webinar Articled Student
|Save even more with your CPDone Pass.
Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.
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