Compulsory licensing and price controls to ensure access to patented goods
WIPO will organise a seminar on ‘The roles of Compulsory Licensing and Price Controls in ensuring access to foreign patented goods’ as part of its seminar series titled ‘The Economics of Intellectual Property, 2012’.
The session is scheduled on 29th May, 2012, at the headquarters of WIPO, Geneva. The main speaker is Mr. Kamal Saggi, Professor of Economics and Director of the Graduate Program...
Annual Board Secretary Forum
The 4th Annual Board Secretary Forum is being organised on 20th and 21st May in Dubai, UAE. This Middle East Company Secretary forum will highlight the implications of the regulations and the role of a company secretary in the changing paradigm of good governance.
Ms. Vijaya Sampath, Senior Partner, Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan has been invited to speak on “Governance as a mechanism for comp...
Annual Private Equity Convention 2012
The 3rd Annual Private Equity Convention 2012 is being organised by ASSOCHAM on 29th May, 2012 in New Delhi. The theme of this year's meet is “India @9% Role of PE and VC”.
The convention will discuss in detail topics like valuation enigma in private equity, impact of global uncertainty on local economy, emerging market infrastructure investments, public responsibilities of PE and role of PE...
International Competition Law Conference 2012
The 2nd International Competition Law Conference is being held in New Delhi, India on 28th April, 2012. Competition Law Bar Association is hosting the global meet where both Indian and foreign anti-trust laws will be discussed.
The conference will have four parallel technical sessions covering mergers and acquisitions, regulating dominant players, decoding competition law, anti-dumping and co...
Seminar on Service Tax - Negative List & Other Recent Changes
The Institute of Business Laws, with Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan as Knowledge Partner, is organizing the seminar series ‘Service Tax – Negative List & Other Recent Changes’ to guide service providers, manufacturers, exporters, importers and others from trade and commerce.
The seminar is being organised in the following places:
Bangalore - 14th June, 2012
Chennai - 15th June, 2012
AIPLA 2012 Spring Meeting
10th - 12th May, 2012
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) is holding its 2012 Spring Meeting in Austin, Texas from 10th to 12th May, 2012. The three-day event will witness several brain-storming sessions on IP law and practice.
America Invents Act will be subject to threadbare analysis by top global IP experts and attorneys. Transition to First-to-File, prioritised examin...
Seminar on Service Tax - Analysis of Recent Changes
The Institute of Business Laws, with Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan as Knowledge Partner, is organizing a seminar ‘Service Tax – An Analysis of Recent Changes’ to guide manufacturers, service providers, exporters, importers and others from trade and commerce. The seminar is being held in New Delhi on 20th April, 2012.
Finance Bill, 2012 proposes to change the basis for levy of Service Tax. From...
India Customs Basics Workshop
A workshop on India Customs Basics will be held on 18th May, 2012 in Seattle. The workshop is intended to guide importers and exporters in the United States on compliance and regulatory issues in so far as Indian Customs is concerned.
Mr. V. Lakshmikumaran, Managing Partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan, will be delivering the key note address and also take the participants through the nuances ...
LESI Annual Conference 2012
1st - 4th April, 2012, Auckland, New Zealand
The Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) is organising the 2012 International Delegates Meeting and Annual Conference in Auckland, New Zealand from 1st April to 4th April 2012. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Commercialising innovation to save the world’.
In the session on Health and Life Sciences on 4th April, 2012, Mr. V...
Seminar on draft Companies Bill, 2011
28th March, 2012
The Companies Bill, 2011 seeks to introduce concepts like e-governance, class action suits and one person companies. Provisions have also been made to create greater accountability and transparency in operation and management of companies in India.
The seminar is intended to throw light on key concepts of proposed legislation. It will focus on the proposed changes and th...
Budget 2012 Seminar Series
The Finance Minister is expected to present Union Budget for the year 2012-13 on 16th March, 2012. To analyze tax implications of this year's budget, the Institute of Business Laws, in association with Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan, is organizing the following seminars on Budget 2012:
17th March, 2012 - India Habitat Centre, New Delhi
17th March, 2012 - M.C. Ghia Hall, Mumbai
Works Contracts – Service Tax & VAT
The Institute of Business Laws, in association with Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan (L&S), is organizing a seminar on 17th February, 2012 in Chennai to guide service providers, works contractors, EPC contractors, manufacturers engaging contractors and entities involved in infrastructure, commercial construction and other projects on Service Tax and VAT issues relating to works contracts and turnkey ...