Category: Publications

Legal IQ interview about trade secrets

Bart GODDYN was interviewed by Legal IQ (a division of IQPC) about trade secrets and the new European Trade Secrets Directive. Below is the transcript of the interview. Bart will be speaking about this topic at the IP World Summit in Amsterdam on the 25-27 of September 2017.¬†Check out the agenda for more information: https://ipworldsummit.iqpc.com.   Firstly, could you summarise what a trade secret is and why someone would choose…

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Bart GODDYN speaker at IICJ Conference 2017

Bart GODDYN served as panel moderator and speaker for the fifth International In-House Counsel Journal (IICJ) Conference on 28 March 2017 at the Law Society in London, UK. Senior in-house counsel drawn from all business sectors across Europe and North America attended the conference. The conference provided delegates with an ideal opportunity to discover the strategies and solutions companies are adopting across the full range in-house counsel management issues. Bart…

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Release of book on copyright for media professionals

GODDYN has great pleasure in announcing the publication of a book on copyright for media professionals by Wim CRIEL (Roularta Media Group). The book, to which Bart GODDYN has contributed, was released on a press conference today. “It has been an honour, a privilege and a pleasure to have contributed to the writing of Wim’s book. The publication is the result of Wim’s remarkable perseverance to have the complex matter…

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Publication on the AstraZeneca case

Bart GODDYN published an article, entitled “The AstraZeneca Competition Case: Patent Strategies Constituting Abuse of Dominance”, in the summer edition of the International In-house Counsel Journal (Vol. 7, No. 28, Summer 2014, 1). In its landmark judgment of 6 December 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union affirmed that AstraZeneca had abused its dominant position by engaging in certain intellectual property strategies aimed at protecting its product against…

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