Patent Law Conference
Munich International
"Equivalent Patent Infringements"

DPMA Forum, Zweibrückenstr. 12, 80331 Munich, Germany

08.30 Registration

09.00 Welcome

Christoph Ann,
Professor of Intellectual Property Law,
Technical University of Munich, Germany

Hans-Joachim Heßler,
Munich Regional Court I, Germany

Cornelia Rudloff-Schäffer,
German Patent and Trade Mark Office

09.20 Case Scenarios

Chair: Johannes Heselberger,
Attorney-at-Law, European Patent Attorney, Germany

Peter Guntz,
former Presiding Judge,
Munich Regional Court I, Germany

Thomas Adam,
Attorney-at-Law, Germany

09.40 Equivalent Patent Infringements – Part I: DE, UK, FR

Chair: Christoph Ann

Matthias Zigann,
Presiding Judge,
Munich Regional Court I, Germany

Sabine Klepsch,
Presiding Judge,
Düsseldorf Regional Court, Germany

Sir Christopher Floyd,
Lord Justice of Appeal,
Court of Appeal of England and Wales, London, United Kingdom

Marie-Christine Courboulay,
Tribunal de Grande Instance, Paris, France

11.15 Coffee Break

11.45 Equivalent Patent Infringements – Part II: US, JP

Chair: Johannes Heselberger

James L. Robart,
Federal Judge,
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington, Seattle, USA

Misao Shimizu,
Chief Judge,
IP High Court of Japan

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Panel Discussion of Case Scenarios

Chair: Peter Guntz, Thomas Adam

Panel: Matthias Zigann, Sabine Klepsch, Marie-Christine Courboulay, Sir Christopher Floyd, James L. Robart, Misao Shimizu

15.00 Coffee Break

15.30 Equivalent Patent Infringements before the UPC

Klaus Grabinski,
Federal Judge,
Federal Court of Justice, Germany

16.15 Plenary Discussion

Chair: Christoph Ann, Johannes Heselberger

17.00 End of Conference

18.00 Post-Conference Dinner at Brasserie OskarMaria, Salvatorplatz 1, Munich

Programme 2018
Registration 2021
Association of Friends
of IP at TUM

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