Intellectual Property Law Short Course
Date: 15 May 2017
Organiser: Stellenbosch University and UCT
Venue: Accolades Boutique Hotel
Cost: R7000 per delegate
A joint certiﬁcate programme presented by The Anton Mostert Chair of Intellectual Property Stellenbosch University & The Intellectual Property Unit University of Cape Town
About: A sound understanding of Intellectual Property Law is imperative to succeed in any competitive environment and increasingly relevant to non-legal practitioners. This course offers a practice-driven introduction to the law of patents, trade marks, copyright and designs, along with illustrative case studies. It will equip attendees with the skills required to identify, protect and promote the beneﬁt they may derive from IP as well as demystify IP law to legal and non-legal professionals.
Who should attend? The course is aimed at everyone with an interest in IP, regardless of prior knowledge in this varied ﬁeld of law. The course is particularly relevant to those in business development, marketing, advertising, journalism, government, science, engineering, commerce, performing arts, IT and paralegal services. Presenters The course is presented by a dynamic combination of expert academics and specialist legal practitioners in the various ﬁelds of IP law and practice.