Global perspective on IP and technology / 4th TRADE annual conference, the impact of tech on retail
From 7 to 9 October the 4th T.R.A.D.E. Annual Conference on retail tech and a seminar on IP and technology took place in Porto, Portugal. The event was organised by the IP/TMT, International Business Law, T.R.A.D.E. Commissions and International Association of Young Lawyers.
Topics discussed were IP/TMT litigation and fundamental rights, software (as a service) contracts, the latest developments on copyright, open innovation, and advertising in a digital age.
Anna Zabrotskaya, Specialist Partner, Attorney-at-Law, Head of the Dispute Resolution Practice and Head of the Fashion & Lux Practice at Borenius Russia took part in the session “Retail tech and the distribution chain: The (e-)distributor in action”. Anna told the audience about legal trends in EU selective distribution and the fight against counterfeits, and extending liability over new members of the supply chain.