In this seminar, participants will learn how agreements should be formulated so that nothing stands in the way of a successful cooperation with third parties. Clearly defining in advance of a collaboration who is entitled to which IP rights, who registers which IP rights, what is subject to confidentiality, which uses are permitted, what licences can be granted and which intellectual property belongs to whom, avoids experiencing any unpleasant surprises. Participants will learn and understand the most important contractual elements of a cooperation agreement and will receive specific guidelines for their daily work.
The seminar is comprised of a theoretical part and practical exercises. This ensures that participants will be able to directly implement what they have learned in the seminar in their work environment.
- Knowledge of the relevant contractual elements when collaborating with third parties.
Management and scientific staff
No previous knowledge necessary
Dr Ute-Christine Konopka, Owner thinksafe
Half-day plus advanced consultation and preparation
German or English
|09.00h||Introduction – Seminar goals|
General knowledge of cooperation agreements, explanation of individual parts of a cooperation agreement
|10.45h||Possible structures for a cooperation agreement including practical exercises|
End of seminar
Harmonisation and partial revision of guidelines as of 1 July 2023
Conference on Intellectual Property & Sustainability at the University of Geneva
Symposium: "Best practices in the fight against counterfeiting & piracy – NFTs not your cup of tea? Well, they should: NFTs as a new way of fighting counterfeiting and piracy"