• Our New Event:

    The New Age of Fashion: Sustainable Horizons

    13 April 2021

    Join us on 13/4/2021 to attend an event entirely dedicated to sustainability and its legal significance for the fashion sector!

    Fashion Law London is proud and delighted to organize a new online event entirely dedicated to the topic of sustainability and what it means - from a technical, legal and regulatory standpoint alike - for the fashion sector.

     

    Join the discussion by engaging with legal and non-legal experts who will explore:

    • The meaning of sustainability
    • The intellectual property issues facing sustainability
    • The competition law/antitrust dimension of sustainability
    • How to embed sustainability policies in the supply chain
    • Technologies to ensure and track sustainability

    Here's the programme of the day:

     

    11:30 - 11:45: Sustainability: pills on the legal and regulatory framework; fashion law news on sustainability

     

    Giulia Gasparin and Eleonora Rosati

     

    11:45 - 12:45: Sustainability in fashion communication: confidentiality, trade marks, advertising, and cultural heritage

     

    Carina Gommers, Wiggin

    Pilar Montero, University of Alicante

    Adam Rendle, Taylor Wessing

    Chair: Eleonora Rosati

     

    12:45 - 13:00: Break

     

    13:00 - 13:20: Embedding sustainability considerations in competition law policies: relevance for the fashion industry

    Cristina Volpin, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

     

    13:20 - 14:10: Understanding sustainability strategies in fashion upstream and downstream supply chain: a talk with experts

    Alvise Lisca, SUPERNOVAS

    Anna Sammarco, Centre for Sustainable Fashion

    +1 (TBC)

    Chair: Giulia Gasparin

     

    14:10 - 14:30: Traceability and other blockchain “sustainable” technologies

    Giulia Gasparin

     

    14:30 - 14:40: Summary and conclusions

    Giulia Gasparin and Eleonora Rosati

     

    Each ticket (save for the 'Recording Only Ticket') entitles its holder to participate in the live event and receive a copy of the recording afterwards.

     

    The event will be held via Zoom. Join us!