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CLE-TV: Cannabis and Intellectual Property Issues

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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 rightsis it for you?
  • patent peculiarities to be aware ofcan 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

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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)

Course Chairs
Christie Bates McMillan LLP, Toronto
Ryan J. Black
McMillan LLP, Vancouver
Pablo Tseng McMillan LLP, Vancouver



Register by May 1/19
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After May 1/19
Webinar  $89 $99
Webinar Articled Student N/A $49.50
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Genevieve Chang

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Start Date & Time 2019-05-08 12:30 PM
End Date & Time 2019-05-08 1:30 PM
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Course Chair Christie Bates
Course Chair Pablo Tseng
Course Chair Ryan J. Black

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