Friday 17 June 2022 | Tour & Taxis (ALTIUS Offices Royal Depot - Havenlaan 86C - 1000 Brussels)
Our Agrifood experts Philippe de Jong and Bregt Raus are proud to host our annual Agrifood Law Seminar again after a year of absence!
12:30-13:00 Welcome and lunch
13:05-14:00 Selection of agri-food related legal developments in the areas of:
- Licensed berries
- Designer potato chips
- Emergency PPPs and
- Legislating EU-driven deforestation in the field of cocoa, meat, soy, coffee, wood and palm oil
Philippe de Jong (Partner, ALTIUS)
14:00-14:30 UPOV’s guidance on provisional protection and propagating and harvested material under review
Yolanda Huerta (Legal Counsel, UPOV)
14:30-15:00 SPCs for plant protection products: latest news from the CJEU and looking forward to the UPC
Kirian Claeyé (Counsel, ALTIUS)
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-16:00 Update on geographical indications
Olivier Vrins (Partner, ALTIUS)
16:00-16:30 Competition law exemptions in the agrifood sector from A (associations of producer organisations) to Z (zealous sustainability efforts)
Beatrijs Gielen (Managing Associate, ALTIUS)
16:30-17:00 "Rope, not dope” - EU law’s troubled relationship with cannabis
Bregt Raus (Associate, ALTIUS)
17:00 Q&A and reception
... and more!
Thursday 17 June 2022 from 12:30 until 17:30.
ALTIUS Offices Royal Depot - Tour & Taxis Havenlaan 86C
The event is free of charge and will be held in English.
Please register before 3 June 2022.
The number of on-site attendees is limited to 60. Registration is on a first come, first served basis.