Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group
89th Conference – Chicago
 


Please see below links to the speaker presentations from the 89th PTMG Conference which was held in Chicago on Thursday, 9th and Friday, 10th October 2014.

These presentations will be available until mid November 2014.

 

THE MULTI-FACETED PERSONALITY OF A PHARMACEUTICAL TRADE MARK


Thursday's presentations

The importance of Use in Commerce for Pharmaceutical trade marks in the US
  Christopher Hanes (GSK)
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Recent developments in the FDA's review of Proprietary Names for Pharmaceuticals
  Kellie Taylor (FDA)
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Non-proprietary names: Why they are precious to industry - A panel discussion
  Gail Karet (USA Adopted Names Council)
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  Raffaella Balocco Matavelli (WHO)
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  Antoinette Lachat (Novartis)
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Secure drug distribution in the US and dot pharmacy
  Carmen Catizone (National Association of Boards of Pharmacy)
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The interplay between Trade Marks and Identity Rights
  Jonathan Jennings (Pattishall McAuliffe)
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Direct to Consumer Advertising in the US
  Anthony Genovese (Bayer Corporation)
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Friday's presentations

New criteria for the acceptance of Pharmaceutical Trade Marks in Brazil
  Jacques Labrunie (Gusmao labrunie)
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Recent developments in Trade Mark Law in Canada
  Steven Garland (Smart & Biggar)
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Trade Marks and The First Amendment
  James Thomas (Merck & Co., Inc., Whitehouse Station, NJ, USA)
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Brand valuation - the importance for owners

  Tom Farrand (Novagraaf)
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Floating brands and their relevance to consumer healthcare
  Rob Litowitz (Kelly IP)
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The MEDICRIME Convention
  Toe Su Aung (Elipe Limited)
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The continuing fight against counterfeits in the US
  Bruce Longbottom (Lilly)
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