Intellectual Property Law and Compliance Course

Intellectual Property Law and Compliance Course Overview

The Intellectual Property Law and Compliance course provides a comprehensive understanding of Intellectual Property (IP) laws and compliance strategies. During the course of training, participants will delve into the legal frameworks governing patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. Additionally, the course explores the practical aspects of IP compliance to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the complex landscape of intellectual property in various industries. Hands-on practical exercises, case studies, and real-world scenarios would all be employed to deepen participant’s understanding of the course and ensure that at the end of the training, participants have all the information and tools needed to succeed in today’s innovation-driven world.

Who Should Attend

  • Law students or recent graduates interested in specializing in IP law.
  • Attorneys and legal practitioners seeking to deepen their expertise in intellectual property laws.
  • Entrepreneurs looking to understand and protect their intellectual property assets
  • Managers responsible for overseeing intellectual property portfolios within their organizations.

Introduction to Intellectual Property (IP) Laws

  • Overview of Intellectual Property
  • Types of Intellectual Property (Patents, Trademarks, Copyrights, Trade Secrets)
  • Historical Development of IP Laws
  • International IP Treaties and Agreements

Patent Law and Compliance

  • Understanding Patents
  • Patentable Subject Matter
  • Patent Application Process
  • Rights and Obligations of Patent Holders
  • Patent Infringement and Defenses

Trademark Law and Compliance

  • Definition and Function of Trademarks
  • Trademark Registration Process
  • Enforcement Mechanisms and Trademark Litigation
  • International Trademark Protection
  • Trademark Licensing and Assignments

Copyright Law and Compliance

  • Overview of Copyright Protection
  • Ownership and Duration of Copyright
  • Fair Use and Exceptions
  • Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA)
  • Managing Copyrighted Materials

Trade Secrets and Confidential Information

  • Definition and Importance of Trade Secrets
  • Protection Strategies for Trade Secrets
  • Trade Secret Misappropriation
  • Legal Remedies for Trade Secret Violations

IP Compliance Strategies

  • IP Due Diligence
  • Licensing and Technology Transfer Agreements
  • IP in Contracts and Agreements
  • Building and Implementing IP Compliance Programs

Emerging Issues in Intellectual Property

  • Current Trends and Challenges in IP
  • Impact of Emerging Technologies on IP Laws
  • Ethical Considerations in IP Practice

Dominic Ajayi

Dominic Ajayi is a Project Management consultant who has trained over 1000 professionals. He has played various roles in training and managing projects. His career as a trainer and project manager has offered notable achievements and exposure. He has served in several positions, these include Snr. Project Consultant & Operations Manager. His education and qualifications are B.Sc. Environment Science & Resource Management, PMP, CSM, ISO 9001 Lead Auditor – IT Service Certification, ISO 9001 Lead Auditor – IT Service Certification, and ITIL.

Adeola Badmus

I am Adeola, my 15-year professional career has spanned several roles, organizations, and sectors. I served as a project manager in IntroIT Consulting, Head of Institute / Chief Operating Officer for the Institute for Advance e-Studies, I currently hold the position as the senior project consultant & marketing director for Piston & Fusion. My qualification includes MSc. In Marketing, BSc. In Business Administration, Digital Marketing, PMP, PRINCE 2, NEBOSH, Level 3 Award in Education & Training. I have been privileged to attend some of the best institutions globally, University of Lagos, Lagos Business School, and University of Liverpool (UK). I am a member of AMA, PMI & IOSH. I have trained over 4000+ professionals in marketing, branding, project management, data analytics and other business related programmes.

Seyi Hargley

Seyi Hargley (PMP) is a certified facilitator & consultant with over a decade of experience in Project Management, she has also worked in various organizations such as Lafarge, Triagon HCD Consulting, Association of Professional Women Engineers (APWEN) and Project Management Professional Institute (PMPI) were she served in different roles. Seyi has a B.SC in Chemical and Polymer Engineering from Lagos state university, and is currently a member of Project Management Institute (PMI) the world leading project management body.

Participants enrolling for this programme will be required to have minimum of 3 years’ professional experience. Participants who meet the programme requirement should pay the course fee and complete the enrollment form 2 weeks before the programme kick off date.

Prospective applicants who do not meet the programme requirement but wants to join the programme should should follow the process detailed below.

Application Process

  1. Start a chat with the online course adviser or complete the application form
  2. Application will be reviewed by programme committee
  3. Application acceptance will be communicated by programme committee
  4. Pay the programme fee after receiving acceptance from the committee
  5. Check your mail for programme schedule and payment confirmation

    Participant’s Experience

    What is included in the Course Programme Pack

    • Practice Manual & Textbook
    • Participants workbook & Exercises
    • Templates for professional practice
    • Local & international case studies
    • Recognized Certification of Completion
    • Branded Personalized programme pack & stationaries
    • Breakfast & Lunch
    • 3 Star Accommodation (Optional – Available on Request)

    Kindly note all training materials for the Virtual Online classes will be in electronic formats (PDF & MS Word)

    Intellectual Property Law and Compliance Course Fees & Dates for Upcoming Classroom & Virtual Online In 2024

    Piston and Fusion offer the Course as Classroom in Lagos and Virtual Online Class in other states in Nigeria. See dates and fees for classroom and virtual online class.

    Intellectual Property Law and Compliance Programme
    Course Objective: The Programme focus is to help participants broaden their scope on Intellectual Property laws
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    Location: 122a Obadina Street, Omole Phase 1 Ikeja Lagos
    Virtual Class Fee: ₦100,000 | $160
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    Location: Microsoft Teams | Zoom

    Why Piston & Fusion Is Ranked Amongst the Best Business Institutes In Nigeria

    • We have trained 6000+ professionals
    • We have over 10 years industry experience
    • Our facilitators are experienced and certified
    • We offer post training career advice and support

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    All You Need to Know About Intellectual Property Law and Compliance

    What Do You Do In Intellectual Property Law?

    As a professional in Intellectual Property (IP) Law, your responsibilities and activities may vary depending on your specific role and the nature of the organization you work for. Here are some common tasks and responsibilities associated with different roles in IP Law:

    • Patent Attorney/Agent
    • Trademark Attorney
    • Copyright Attorney
    • IP Litigator
    • Trade Secret Attorney etc

    Are there any prerequisites?

    There are no strict prerequisites to practicing Intellectual Property Law. To create an advantage, it may be beneficial to have:

    • A formal educational background
    • A bachelor’s degree in Law or other related fields
    • A basic understanding of business and technology concepts
    • A certificate of completion of Intellectual Property Law training or
    • A certificate from an international body

    Is This Course Applicable Globally?

    Yes, the course covers international aspects of intellectual property laws, making it relevant for participants worldwide.