Corporate law and intellectual property under digital economy

panel discussion

The emerging digital economy has a powerful impact on the traditional private law institutes, requiring a respective update. The goal of the discussion is to fulfil a comparative legal analysis of the US and the EU countries experience in shaping the legal framework for implementation and protection of corporate and intellectual property rights in the digital environment and elaborating draft amendments to Ukrainian legislation in the field.

Main points to discuss

  • Overview of the concept changes in the framework of EU and US law on corporate relations and intellectual property rights protection
  • Risk rates of investments into the corporate cluster of Ukrainian economy as an indicator of efficiency of legal tools for ensuring the proper implementation of corporate rights
  • Guidelines for solving corporate conflicts
  • Global trends of Intellectual Property Law development as a basis for innovative economy and transfer of technologies
September, 25th, 2018
13.30 - 18.30
September, 26th, 2018
9.00 - 18.00
Conference Hall, 10 floor, Library&Learning Center of the NLU, Pushkinska Str. 84-A, Kharkiv

Speakers

Søren Friis Hansen

Professor of company Law at the Law Department, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark. The lecturer in EU company law at Riga Graduate School of Law. The author of a series of books on Danish Company Law. He has been a member of the Committee that prepared  Danish Companies Act of 2009. He has participated in several […]

Peter B. Maggs

Professor of the University of Illinois, USA. Professor Maggs graduated from both Harvard College and Harvard Law School with honors. After law school, he attended Leningrad State University (now St. Petersburg State University), as a graduate student and later served as an associate at the Harvard Russian Research Center and as a research associate at […]

Virginijus Bitė

Professor and director of the Institute of Private Law at Faculty of Law at Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) (Vilnius, Lithuania). He was also the Head of the Justice Research Laboratory at MRU. He conducts research and publishes articles in the field of commercial and company law, especially on regulation of close (private) companies and liability of directors […]

Piotr Pinior

Head of the Department of Commercial Law, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland. Vice Dean of the Faculty of Law and Administration. Main research fields: partnerships and companies, M&A transactions, European company law, Polish civil law. Author of over 90 publications concerning civil and company law.

Wojciech Wyrzykowski

Аssistant professor at the Department of Commercial Law, Faculty of Law and Administration – University of Silesia in Katowice. Author of numerous publications in the field of civil and company law. Participant of many national and international scientific conferences.

Charles K. Whitehead

Myron C. Taylor Alumni Professor of Business Law at Cornell Law School.  Previously, Professor Whitehead held senior legal and business positions in the financial services industry in New York, London, and Tokyo, including as a Managing Director of Nomura Securities International, Salomon Brothers, and Citigroup. Professor Whitehead is a member of the American Law Institute […]

Inna Spasybo-Fateeva

Doctor of science, professor, a corresponding member of National Academy of Law Sciences of Ukraine, professor of civil law department of Yaroslav Mudyi National Law University of Ukraine. She is a member of Scientific Council at the Supreme Court. I. Spasybo-Fateeva took part in expert work focused on the preparation of draft projects of the […]

Sergey Glotov

PhD, Senior scientific employee of the Reserch Institute of Intellectual Property of the NAPR of Ukraine, the head of the laboratory of problems of copyright and innovations in digital markets, lawyer.  

Kozo Yabe

Attorney at law, Patent attorney, Partner, YUASA and HARA (Tokyo, Japan); Regional Co-Vice President, TerraLex Group as the world-wide business lawyers’ network (Miami,Florida, U.S.A.); Adjunct professor, University of Illinois College of Law, (Illinois, U.S.A); Executive Board member of AIPPI Japan, Board member of Japan Trademark Association and Auditor of ALAI Japan; Co-Vice Chair of Law […]

Maksym Libanov

PhD, a member of National Securities and Stock Market Commission of Ukraine. The Head of Corporate Governance and Development of Stock Market Instruments Committee. Maksym Libanov headed the Capital Markets Development Strategy Department of the Commission. As the Department Head, he was engaged in the harmonization of the relevant legislation of Ukraine with the EU […]

Volodymyr Igonin

A partner of Vasil Kisil & Partners. A Board Member of UBA Corporate and Stock Market Committee. A Board Member of Corporate Governance Professional Association. He is a Legal advisor to Grain & Oilseeds and Diary Committees of European Business Association (EBA). A member of International Bar Association (IBA) and of Kyiv Regional Bar Association. V. […]

Ilarion Tomarov

Counsel Vasil Kisil & Partners, Head of IP/IT practice. Chambers Europe 2017: recommended in Intellectual Property as a notable practitioner.  Legal 500 2017: recommended in Intellectual Property (“sharp IP head Ilarion Tomarov”). Listed at the TOP-100 best lawyers of Ukraine in 2017 according to the join of “Focus” and “Yurydychna Gazeta”.

Opanas Karlin

Attorney, Partner in “Esquires”

Coordinators

Inna Spasybo-Fateeva

Doctor of science, professor, a corresponding member of National Academy of Law Sciences of Ukraine, professor of civil law department of Yaroslav Mudyi National Law University of Ukraine. She is a member of Scientific Council at the Supreme Court. I. Spasybo-Fateeva took part in expert work focused on the preparation of draft projects of the […]

Olena Zhylinkova

Ph.D., Fulbright Program alumni (University of Illinois (Illinois, USA); College of William and Mary (Virginia, USA), lecturer of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the University of Illinois (USA), practitioner and author of publications on Intellectual Property Law.

Nataliia Filatova

PhD, assistant of civil law department of Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University, attorney. The author of more than 30 scientific works including several monographs.


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Co-Chairman of Organizing Committee
Rector of Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University
Vasyl Tatsii