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AFNIC Workshop - 18 October 2011: "Protecting your name on the Internet"

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09/20/2011

 

The purpose of the workshop on “Protecting your name on the Internet” set up by AFNIC is to discuss the legal issues faced by domain name holders and their consultants. Hosted by Isabel Toutaud, AFNIC Legal Affairs Director, Loïc Damilaville, AFNIC Deputy CEO, and Cécile Armetta, Chair of the Communication Committee at the French Institute of Patent & Trademark Attorneys (CNCPI), the workshop is organized around two main themes:

Image Isabelle et Loïc

 

  • “Harmonizing the management of trademarks and domain names”, with support for the new issue paper prepared jointly by AFNIC and the CNCPI,
  •  “Facilitating the resolution of disputes” with:

 

– a presentation of the different procedures for resolving disputes

 

– a presentation of the brand new dispute resolution system set up by AFNIC

 

Who should attend?

– Intellectual property consultants,

– Legal experts,

– Lawyers,

– Rights-holders,

– Large groups aware of the importance of the issues involved in Managing Trademarks and Domain Names…

 

Find out more

Register for the workshop “Protecting your name on the Internet”

 

Agenda

– 9:00: Welcome coffee

– 9:30: “Harmonizing the management of trademarks and domain names”, by Loïc Damilaville, AFNIC Deputy CEO, and Cécile Armetta, Chair of the Communication Committee at the French Institute of Patent & Trademark Attorneys (CNCPI)

– 10:30: Coffee break

– 10:45: “Facilitating the resolution of disputes” by Isabel Toutaud, AFNIC Legal Affairs Director

– 13:00: Cocktail Lunch