Join Swanson Reed, Bates Cosgrave and Wrays for a practical workshop that will focus on the problems that every day companies face in protecting, and claiming incentives for their new products.
You will hear from three industry experts on a range of topics, including tax issues, R&D tax incentives and patent protection.
On conclusion of the presentation, participants will have an opportunity to ask the panel any specific questions in a friendly and constructive forum.
|7:00am – 7:30am:||Session 1: Protecting Intellectual Property (IP)||Joe Seisdedos|
|7:30am – 8:00am:||Session 2: IP & Relevant Tax Considerations||Glenn Cosgrave|
|8:00am – 8:30am:||Session 3: R&D Tax Incentives||Adam Rogers|
|8:30am – 9:00am:||Session 4: Panel Q&A and Networking Opportunity|
|Joe Seisdedos||Glenn Cosgrave||Adam Rogers|
Tuesday, 17th June 2014
7am – 9am
488 George Street
Register Before: Friday 13th June
Full attendance at this workshop will yield 2 CPE hours towards the Tax Practitioners Board’s (TPB) CPE requirements.
Contact Amy Nolan for more information:
Ph: 02 8006 9155
Mob: 0435 713 493
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