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IPrism Symposium: Unfair Competition Prevention Act

2012-2-13 (Mon) 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The Intellectual Property Center at Osaka University, the Osaka Bar Association, and the Osaka Institute of Invention and Innovation will hold a symposium "Unfair Competition Prevention Act" on Monday, February 13.

This symposium will be held as means of promoting education regarding intellectual property for educational personnel at Osaka University as well as persons and business persons outside of university thereby enhancing collaboration between the university and local communities as well as contributing to society.

Program

Part 1 -- Lectures

  • "Jump up! Kansai," NAGAO Masahiko, Director, Kansai Bureau of Economy, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • "Protecting Trade Secrets as Income Sources -- Is more 'Freedom' needed for Trade Secrets?", ISHIZUKA Yasushi, Director, Intellectual Property Policy Office, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Part 2 -- Panel Discussion "The Current Situation and Challenges re Trade Secrets Protection"

Panelists (In alphabetical order)

  • CHAEN Shigeki, IPrism, Vice Director, IPrism, Professor, Graduate School of Law, Osaka University
  • ISHIZUKA Yasushi, Director, Intellectual Property Policy Office, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • KANEKO Keiko, General manager, Information Security HQs, Panasonic Corporation
  • Other 2 persons (a lawyer and a practitioner -- to be determined in mid-January)

Moderator: NISHIKIORI Kenji, Visiting Professor, IPrism

Date: 2012-2-13 (Mon) 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Organizer: Intellectual Property Center at Osaka University, Osaka Bar Association, Osaka Institute of Invention and Innovation
Sponsored: Kinki Branch of Japan Patent Attorneys Association
Venue: SAJI Keizo Memorial Hall, 10th floor, Nakanoshima Center, Osaka University
Registration: Registration by email is necessary.
URL: http://www.iprism.osaka-u.ac.jp/sympo/H23Unfair-Tradesecret-sympo.pdf
Contact: IPrism Symposium Office, Intellectual Property Center, Osaka University
ipjim@iprism.osaka-u.ac.jp

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