The EUIPO Boards of Appeal grapple with close to 3000 trade mark and design appeals every year. Efficiency is not only desirable but is an absolute 'must'. This webinar presentation looks at where some of the challenges lie with the current litigation landscape and how the EUIPO Boards of Appeal are trying to put business at the centre of the panoply of dispute resolution tools they offer – be t...
This webinar is divided in three main areas: Introduction of the speaker, showing up the importance of the role of the Mediator before proceedings. Mediation process, persons involved and information disclosure Conciliation process Speaker: Gordon HUMPHREYS - EUIPO - Boards of Appeal
Webinar: E-Appeal (Intermediate level) Intermediate
The speaker offers in this webinars a clear path to fill in an appeal online. In the EUIPO website, the appellant can find all the possibilities to fulfill the task. A technical webinar considering all the steps required and also how to avoid the common mistakes.Speaker: Marc GALAN - EUIPO - Boards of Appeal
Webinar: Cross Appeal (Intermediate level) Intermediate
The webinar will deal with the instrument of the cross appeal, which existed before and had been modified by the recent legislative reform. It will deal with procedural requirements and strategic considerations for the appellant and the defendant. Speaker: Philipp VON KAPFF - Boards of Appeal
The presentation consists of two parts. The first part explains the main functionalities of the E-Appeal tool through a step by step practical demonstration. The second one deals with the appeal proceedings. It provides an advice on how to avoid deficiencies and file a successful appeal.
This webinar provides a series of tips to applicants who file appeals.Speaker: Sabine Hackstock - EUIPO - Boards of Appeal
The Role of the Boards of Appeal in building Effective Dispute Resolution 5-5-2016 (Advanced level) Advanced
The panel deals with the powers and competences of Boards of Appeal, the scope of the appeal proceedings and the concept of functual continuity.
Practice changes implemented at proceedings level at the Boards of Appeal (Intermediate level) Intermediate
The webinar explains the effect on the Registry of the Boards of Appeal resulting from the entry into force of the new EUTMR and the change of practice of the Boards of Appeal.Speaker: Julian FALZON - EUIPO - Boards of Appeal
Scope of the appeal, jurisdiction of the Boards and the notion of Ultra petita 3-3-2016 (Advanced level) (with certificate) Advanced
Case study of the notion of ultra petita as applied to appeals to the Boards of Appeal and in case of appeals before the General Court.Speaker: Virginia MELGAR - EUIPO - Boards of Appeal (BoA)
Webinar: Effektive Streitbeilegung: Was ist das und wie entscheidet man sich zwischen den verschiedenen Optionen? (German Language) (Intermediate level)
Due to a drastic increase of appeals filed, the Boards of Appeals have launched the EDR project which aims at conflict resolution by the use of alternative means, e.g. conciliation and/or mediation. This webinar reviews the array of possible solutions and presents a preview of future options.Speaker: Sven STÜRMANN - EUIPO - Board of Appeal