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Sheldon Hamilton participates in webinar to address second medical use infringement, as part of LSPN Connect

Smart & Biggar partner Sheldon Hamilton will moderate a live webinar for LSPN Connect on Tuesday, December 1, 2020.  The session, titled “Addressing Second Medical Use Infringement: An Evaluation of Recent SMU Cases” will feature an expert panel who will discuss the latest news and implications for Second Medical Use of Patents.  Speakers will share their insights into:

  • Requirements for generic manufacturers prior to product launch, where a second medical use patent is in force
  • Practical steps for a second medical use patent owner to take when infringement is suspected
  • The impact of the latest cases on patent protection in the varying jurisdictions
  • How the regulatory environment can help protect Second Medical Use Patents

Registration is available on the LSPN Connect website.

LSPN connect is a membership for life sciences professionals, offering access to live and on-demand broadcasts, networking and industry collaboration. More than a platform, LSPN Connect is a community to build relationships, share information and do business.

Smart & Biggar is widely recognized as Canada’s leading firm for intellectual property law, with offices in Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver and Calgary. We are leaders in intellectual property and technology law and have been serving clients for over a century.