Differences Between and Impact of Compulsory Licenses, Voluntary Licenses, and Waivers


10 March 2022

9:00am – 10:30am (CST) / 4:00pm – 5:30pm (CET)


An international panel of licensing executives from Mexico, Brazil, Chile and Canada will explain differences between compulsory licenses, voluntary licenses and waivers with respect to patent and other intellectual property rights and how these respective licenses waivers have local impact in the Americas.


Moderator: Hilton W.C. Sue (Canada)



– Francesca Rodríguez-Spinelli (Chile)

– Flavia Rebello (Brazil)

– Mariana Gonzalez-Vargas (Mexico)


The panel will discuss approaches and considerations with various laws and requirements in their jurisdiction and considerations for companies and respective technologies, e.g., medicines, pharmaceuticals. Read about the Panelists/Moderator here.


This event is FREE to participants. Thank you to BC&B (Becerril, Coca & Becerril, SC) for sponsoring!


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