We are pleased to announce that Barbara Rigby, Associate in the Dehns Biotechnology Group, is now a member of the CIPA Life Sciences Committee.
The CIPA Life Sciences Committee considers matters of law or practice requiring knowledge of life sciences, e.g. pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, or relating to IP protection of biological material or the production or use thereof, including Plant Breeders Rights and supplementary protection certificates (SPCs).
The Committee prepares briefing papers and liaises with relevant government and industry representatives. It also organises the annual CIPA Life Sciences Conference.