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TALKING MARQUES


TALKING MARQUES is a new series of podcasts from MARQUES covering topical brand-related issues. Each podcast provides a short, accessible update on an important IP topic. The podcasts feature MARQUES Team members and special guests.

LATEST EPISODE

EPISODE 7: COLLABORATION BETWEEN TEAMS
Talking MARQUES returns with an episode focusing on the MARQUES Teams. We discover how the new project management tool helps Teams to collaborate, discuss some current Team projects and learn how Team members are working together to create new resources for members.
PRESENTERS
Antony Douglass
Specsavers Optical Group Ltd,
Guernsey


Imogen Fowler
Hogan Lovells, Spain


Alexandra Di Maggio
Novagraaf, France







EPISODE 6: 35th MARQUES ANNUAL CONFERENCE
In episode 6 of the Talking MARQUES podcast, we look ahead to this year's Annual Conference, which takes place in a hybrid form in September. Our speakers answer questions such as: What will be different this year? What is the conference theme about? And what are they most looking forward to during the Conference?
PRESENTERS
Joachim Hofmann
Syngenta Crop Protection,
Switzerland


Gregor Vos
Brinkhof, The Netherlands


Willem Leppink
Ploum, The Netherlands







EPISODE 5: INFLUENCERS
Episode five of the Talking MARQUES podcast focuses on influencers. We find out what constitutes an influencer, why they are important in marketing and how they are regulated. Using several case studies and covering recent developments, our speakers explain what brand owners need to know to protect their rights and manage risks when working with influencers.
PRESENTERS
Alexandra Di Maggio
Novagraaf, France


Laetitia Lagarde
Global Blue, Italy







EPISODE 4: IP and SMEs
The fourth episode of the Talking MARQUES podcast is published to mark World IP Day, which this year focuses on the theme of IP and SMEs. Our speakers discuss the challenges that SMEs face, how to boost knowledge and resources and some tips for effective IP management.
PRESENTERS
Susie Harris
The Plum Guide, U K


Arthur Artinian
K & L Gates LLP,
U K







EPISODE 3: CJEU HIGHLIGHTS 2020
In the third episode of the Talking MARQUES podcast, we review some of the most important CJEU trade mark cases from 2020. Our speakers analyse the significant points from five cases - covering issues such as validity, bad faith, infringement and liability, morality, and likelihood of confusion - and also provide some bonus material for listeners!
PRESENTERS
Mariannne Hollands
Berggren Oy, Finland


Constantin Kletzer
Geistwert Rechtsanwälte OG,
Austria







EPISODE 2: WARNINGS OVER FAKE VACCINES
The second episode of the Talking MARQUES podcast examines counterfeit and fraudulent healthcare products (including vaccines, pharmaceuticals and equipment) in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our three speakers discuss the extent of the problem, the remedies available and what proactive measures brand owners can take.
PRESENTERS
Tapio Blanc
F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG,
Switzerland


Sonia Santos
Grau & Angulo, Spain








EPISODE 1: THE BREXIT PODCAST
In the first episode of Talking MARQUES, we discuss the impact of Brexit on trade marks and designs. Our speakers reflect on the creation of corresponding rights in the UK, speculate about possible divergence between the EU and UK in the future, and provide some last-minute tips ahead of the 31 December deadline.
PRESENTERS
Roland Mallinson
Taylor Wessing

Stamatia Tsirozi
Red Bull GmbH







 

 

 

 

 

 


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