The long-established exchange program for the next generation of leading patent infringement lawyers of the Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA), the “Global Fellows Series”, will take place in 2024 from 6 to 10 March at the Haus der Bayerischen Wirtschaft in Munich. Numerous speakers from the business world as well as from the judiciary and legal profession are expected to attend.
The international participants selected as part of an application process can also look forward to a number of highlights this year: there will be a mock trial led by the judges of the UPC Local Chamber in Munich, as well as a meeting with various other high-ranking judges and company representatives. The program also includes visits to the EPO, DPMA and the Central Chamber of the UPC, participation in an oral hearing as well as various lectures and discussions with experienced patent practitioners.
As Chair of the FCBA’s Global Fellows Committee, BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT partner and attorney at law Dr. Michael Rüberg will lead the event in Germany together with other colleagues from the legal profession.
Further information on the forum, the event and the application process can be found here.