10h -10.30h Breakfast reception sponsored by Grupo Gispert
10.30h - 13.30h Conference
14.00h - 15.30h Lunch at the beach
16.00h - 17.30h Conclusions
Pepe Giménez Alcover, partner og Grupo Gispert, participates in the III National Consumer Congress, that will take place on March 19 and 20 at the Ministry of Consumer Affairs in Madrid.
The Congress is organized by the Spanish Association of Consumer Law (AEDC), the Madrid Bar Association (ICAM) and the Barcelona Bar Association (ICAB)
Pepe Giménez Alcover will participate on Thursday, March 19 with a conference on consumers and pension plans:
13:00 - 13:45 Consumers and pension plans
Speaker: Ms. Vanesa Fernández Escudero. ICAB Consumer Section Vocal Attorney.
Speaker: Mr. Pepe Giménez Alcover. Lawyer. Member of the ICAB Consumer Section.
Presents: Ms. Esther Lorente Fernández. A lawyer. Member of the ICAB Consumer Section.
Florida's economic power is the ideal framework for the "On the Road" 2020 conference and it will have attendees a fabulous mixture of sun, culture and international trade. The conference reflects the fact that it becomes very important in the entry and exit opportunities, providing a detailed view of the regions of well-known financial and technological sectors
Sönke Lund, member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR) and its commission of experts for "Data Law", will attend the 10th Joint Seminar GRUR Int./JIPLP, a free conference to discuss "The future of IP in a changing world" that precisely organizes JIPLP and GRUR.
The program has the main representatives of the industry, professionals and academics, as well as two keynote speeches, respectively, Sir Robin Jacob (President of the Intellectual Property Law of Sir Hugh Laddie at UCL) and Ros Lynch (Director of Copyright and IP Compliance in the Intellectual Property Office of the United Kingdom).
The conference recognized the participants discussed key issues in the fields of patents, copyrights, trademarks and application.
Sönke Lund, partner of Grupo Gispert and member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR) and its commission of experts for “Data Law” participates in the 10th session of GRUR at the Brussels Workshop 2019 with the collaboration of the national group German of the International Literary and Artistic Association (ALAI).
Future challenges for intellectual property and possible solutions will be discussed from a comprehensive perspective, which covers patent law, copyright law, design law, trademark law and enforcement.
The focus will be on certain current problems, as well as future development in these different fields. Future challenges such as Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and the European Data Economy, Internet of Things and the flexibility of IP application will be discussed.
Sönke Lund, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates as conference co-chair at the conference presented by the IBA International Sales Committee, supported by the IBA International Trade and Customs Law Committee, IBA Alternative and New Law Business Structures Committee, IBA European Regional Forum and the IBA Corporate Counsel Forum.
Together with Dirk Schwenn from Schomerus & Partner, Hamburg, and Karl J Veldkamp from Karl J Veldkamp Professional Corporation, Toronto, Sönke Lund has organized the conference, bringing together a broad and varied cohort of legal professionals and industry speaker from various areas of law, supply chain and technology.
The meeting will focus on what digital operations entail and how such operations actually work and operate with a particular focus on the Industry 4.0 and the supply chain.
Eric Jordi, partner of Grupo Gispert participates in the BIME PRO Start Up !, the space for innovation and entrepreneurship to boost startups in the creative industries.
With more than 2400 accredited professionals, 1000 companies, more than 250 festivals and 220 speakers, BIME PRO is the largest meeting of the music sector and other cultural and creative industries in Spain.
The conference theme for this year will be "The power of storytelling", a totally immersive experience that interconnects history individually, professionally and collectively. It will incorporate art, speakers, interpreters and personalized experiences to create a memorable experience.
Sönke Lund participates at the IBA Annual Conference and co-chairs the session of the Alternative and New Law Business Structure Committee entitled "Alternative business structures (ABS) crowdfunding, initial coin offerings (ICOs) and alternative dispute resolution (ADR): digital solutions for resolving cross-border legal disputes from the inception (funding) to implementation of blockchain ADR" which will take place on 25 September.
With session co-chairs Silvia Fazio of Norton Rose Fulbright, Sao Paolo, and Riccardo Cajola of Cajola & Associati, Milan, Sönke Lund has organized this session which addresses the regulatory challenges and potential opportunities arising from crowdfunding, as well as the responsibilities of crowdfunding promoters and the legal ethics issues arising from Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and ICOs in the context of Alternative Business Structures (ABS).
Bosco Gispert, a member of Grupo Gispert, attends the IR ‘On the Road’ Chicago 2019, a conference that represents the first annual meeting in the Americas. Chicago is the perfect place for the first of these annual meetings, being the third largest city in the US. UU. and it has the fourth largest GDP in the world, only after New York, Tokyo and Los Angeles.
Chicago is an international center for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications and transportation and, in particular, the largest and most diverse derivatives market in the world, which generates 20% of the entire volume of raw materials and financial futures.
Sönke Lund participates at the German Lawyers' Conference, the nationwide conference of the legal profession dedicated to professional and legal policy issues. Every year it brings together the legal profession, the judiciary, politics, academia and the press for a social, legal and professional exchange and is also one of the largest continuing education events for lawyers.
The meeting will focus on collective redress, the effect of protectionism and other geo-political forces on litigation, litigation game theory and blockchain/cryptocurrency litigation.
Sönke Lund, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates at the 2nd RAILS-Conference, which brings together lawyers, machine learning experts, data scientists, software engineers, product managers and other tech enthusiasts.
Sönke Lund, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates as a speaker at the 2019 Global Blockchain Forum. The IBA's Legal Policy & Research Unit and Imperial College, supported by the Leisure Industries Section, are holding this event since there has been a gap (in the legal sector dialogue) to move past implications of Blockchain technology to applications, opportunities & real issues.
Sönke Lund, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates at the conference presented by the IBA Corporate and M&A Law Committee and the IBA Technology Law Committee.
The meeting will focus on trends in technology, integration and management of data, impact of protectionism, regulators and trade wars, transaction structuring (spin offs, carveouts, tenders) and collaborations and other alternatives to mergers in technology.
Eric Jordi, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates as a teacher in the "Curs d'especialització en Dret de l'Entreteniment i d'Imatge" at the ICAB, in a module of musical content rights management.
Bosco de Gispert, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates at the II Latin American Forum organized by IR Global in Santiago, Chile. The meeting high focus will be upon networking, relationship building and member collaboration, including also sessions focused upon a few specific discussion topics (i.e. political environments, upcoming trends, etc.).
Bosco Gispert, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates at the conference presented jointly by the Latin American Regional Forum of IBA and the Committee of Corporate Law and M & A of IBA.
Latin America has experienced changes and new challenges in the mergers and acquisitions activity during the last years. This conference will address these changes and challenges, as well as the opportunities that the implementation of best practices can create, opening the mergers and acquisitions activity in the region to more investors around the world.
Sönke Lund, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates at the LatAM Circle "El sistema arancelario - Actualidad y Perspectivas". The objective of this circle is to create a debate and share experiences in relation to current issues affecting trade relations with different countries in Latin America.
Pepe Giménez Alcover, partner of Grupo Gispert, participates as a speaker in the II Congreso de Consumo de la Abogacía organized by the Advocates Bar of Barcelona (ICAB)
The presentation deals with the “Procedural aspects of the new Law of Real Estate Contracts” and acts as moderator Óscar Molinuevo Díez, vice president of the Spanish Association of Consumers Law. Pepe Giménez Alcover shares his speech with Verónica Dávalos Alarcón, lawyer and member of the Consumers Law section of the Advocates Bar and with Guillem Soler Solé, magistrate of the Court of First Instance no. 1 of Barcelona.