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Best Ways to Protect Your Innovation

July 16, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 pm

Protecting your innovation and having a good intellectual property (IP) strategy are key ingredients to have in place before talking to investors, potential partners and expanding your business. In fact, IP is the cornerstone of modern business, used not just to protect scientific and technological rights, but also to gain competitive advantage and drive new revenue opportunities.

Join JLABS, Allen & Overy and O’Melveny for a crash course in patent law and relevance of trade secrets for the life sciences industry. This webinar aims to bring you up to speed on everything you need to know about:

  • Patent law (conditions for patent protection, recent evolutions, challenges for personalized medicines).
  • The relatively new trade secret legislation, following the adoption of the new EU trade secrets directive.
  • Next to an overview of key criterion in order to benefit from trade secret protection, we will discuss some case studies relevant to the life sciences industry and provide practical Do’s & Don’ts with respect to how to protect your trade secrets.


This program is part of the Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS Legal Webinar Series for life science entrepreneurs, together with Allen & Overy and O’Melveny. You can register for other webinars in the series by visiting this page.


July 16, 2020
8:00 am - 9:30 pm


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