Patent Law Conference
Munich International
"Finding Facts in Patent Infringement Cases: Discovery, Description, Seizure, Inspection"

Friday, 28 June 2019

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

Andrea Schmidt,
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

Anton Horn,
Attorney-at-Law, Germany

09.40 Finding Facts – Part I: DE, UK, NLD

Chair: Christoph Ann

Tobias Pichlmaier,
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

Edger F. Brinkman,
Senior Judge,
Court of The Hague

11.15 Coffee Break

11.45 Finding Facts – Part II: US, JP

Chair: Christoph Ann

H. Michael Hartmann,
Attorney at Law,
Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Chicago - Frankfurt, USA

Makiko Takabe,
Chief Judge,
Intellectual Property High Court, Tokyo, Japan

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Panel Discussion of Case Scenarios

Chair: Peter Guntz, Anton Horn

Panel: Tobias Pichlmaier, Sabine Klepsch, Edger F. Brinkman, Sir Christopher Floyd, H. Michael
Hartmann, Makiko Takabe

15.00 Coffee Break

15.30 Finding Facts 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 Oskar Maria, Salvatorplatz 1, Munich

Programme 2019
Registration 2021
Association of Friends
of IP at TUM

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