The Marques-meeting 2009

Each year trademark proprietors and trademark attorneys gather at an annual meeting to make contacts, attend interesting seminars and take part in meetings, discussions and social events for a few intensive days.

MARQUES is a not-for-profit company (limited by guarantee) registered in the United Kingdom and is run by members for members. MARQUES mission is to “educate and promote the professional development of brand owners in the selection, management, protection and exploitation of their trade marks within a global economy: to create a forum for the free exchange of ideas and information and to provide an effective platform for the representation of their interests"

This year’s MARQUES-meeting was held in Brighton, United Kingdom from 15th September to 18 September and attracted around 500 participants from 150 countries. The topic for this year was discussions around the necessity of sustainable brands and many interesting lectures were given around this subject.

Valea AB was represented at this year’s MARQUES meeting by Anna Maria Lagerqvist and Susanne Mellqvist.