CLE-TV: Cannabis and Intellectual Property Issues

Product Type: Course

Courses - Rebroadcast
Start Date & Time
2019-12-02 12:45 PM
End Date & Time
2019-12-02 1:45 PM
Online Provider

Courses - Rebroadcast
Start Date & Time
2019-12-11 12:45 PM
End Date & Time
2019-12-11 1:45 PM
Online Provider

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Get up to date on key #industrytrends over lunch

(Original course date: May 8, 2019)

Last Kick at the Can 2019
Monday, December 2, 2019
12:45 pm – 1:45 pm via webinar

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
12:45 pm – 1:45 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

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)

Series Chair
Ryan J. Black
McMillan LLP, Vancouver

Course Presenters
Christie Bates McMillan LLP, Toronto
Morgan McDonald McMillan LLP, Vancouver


Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.

Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast may differ from the CPD hours of the original, live program.

Last Kick at the Can Pricing
Webinar Rebroadcast $99

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CLEBC Program Lawyer*
Genevieve Chang

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