Niklas Mattsson, Partner, Awapatent, to Speak at TKG's Bridging the Gap Between EU and U.S. Biotech Inventions Protection LIVE Webcast

Top Quote The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Niklas Mattsson, Partner, Awapatent, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Bridging the Gap Between EU and U.S. Biotech Inventions Protection LIVE Webcast". End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) February 20, 2018 - This event is scheduled for April 17, 2018 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET).

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    About Niklas Mattsson
    Niklas Mattsson is a European patent attorney, and has been with Awapatent since 1999. He drafts and prosecutes patent applications worldwide, and provides IP strategies and IP-related business advice for SMEs, in particular in the life sciences.

    Niklas also establishes infringement, validity and freedom-to-operate opinions, e.g. focusing on scope of protection and expiry strategies in pharma life cycle management. He has expertise in the procedures for SPCs for pharmaceuticals throughout the EU. Niklas frequently gives presentations on these subjects.

    His specialist technical expertise is within areas such as protein engineering, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology research tools and bioinformatics. Niklas is a member of Awapatent’s specialist groups for Life Sciences and Pharma.

    Since 2011, Niklas is the elected representative of Sweden in epi’s Biotechnology Committee, and in 2016, he was appointed to the AIPPI Standing Committee on Pharma and Biotechnology.

    About Awapatent
    Awapatent is a leading consultancy firm in intellectual property (IP) with presence in Europe and Asia.

    Our clients are innovation-intensive companies, ranging from startups to owners of the world’s most well-known brands and patent portfolios. We help them turn their ideas and innovations into business opportunities.

    Our 165 patent attorneys, attorneys-at-law and other IP pros are experts in IP strategy and legal services as well as in securing patents, trademark, design, and copyright.

    Awapatent was founded in 1897 and has 300 employees at 16 offices in Sweden, Denmark, Germany and China. In 2016 we reported sales of EUR 65.7 million.

    Event Synopsis:
    Biotechnology companies both in the U.S. and Europe rely greatly on patents to protect their biotech inventions, especially during the research and development process. However, with the evolving economic landscape, and the rise of complex developments and innovation, protecting biotech inventions has become more difficult.

    In this LIVE Webcast, a team of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group will provide and present and in-depth analysis of the laws and regulations in the EU and U.S. concerning Biotech Inventions Protection. Speakers will also provide practical tips and strategies to maximize legal protection and to avoid risks and pitfalls while complying with applicable laws.

    Key topics include:
    • EU and U.S. Biotech Inventions Protection – Laws and Regulations
    • Similarities and Differences
    • Significant Court Rulings
    • Trends and Legal Updates
    • What Lies Ahead in 2018

    About The Knowledge Group, LLC
    The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit:

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