Webinar – Patents: Employee Inventions – Overview of Legal Systems and Recent Trends.
Sonoda & Kobayashi Intellectual Property Law Firm presents our latest webinar, titled ‘Patents: Overview of Legal Systems and Recent Trends’, in collaboration with the EU-Japan Technology Transfer Helpdesk and Murgitroyd’s Munich office.
In this webinar, we will cover:
・ The basics of the different legal systems on employee inventions and remuneration in Japan and several European jurisdictions;
・ Who owns the right to an invention and how a company can take possession of an invention; What defines adequate remuneration for inventors; and
・The potential pitfalls for companies performing R&D.
Speakers: Dr.sc. Robert Börner (Murgitroyd) and Dr. Akira Fujii (Sonoda & Kobayashi) Moderator: Luca Escoffier (EU-Japan Technology Transfer Helpdesk)
Organiser: EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation – Brussels Office
This webinar was held on December 17th, 2018. You can see the video from the following the link here.