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May 24 - Bulgarian National Day of Slavonic Literature and Culture

May 24 – Bulgarian National Day of Slavonic Literature and Culture

Bulgaria celebrates May 24 as the day of the Bulgarian Education and Culture and Slavonic Literature. It’s also the official Day of Holy Brothers St. Cyril and St. Methody who wrote the first Slavonic alphabet in 855 A.D. – the Glagolitic (“Glagolitsa” in Bulgarian), and translated into Old Bulgarian the Bible and the religious literature of Orthodox Christianity. The […]

EQE Candidate Support Project (CSP) - Frequently Asked Questions - National Offices

EQE Candidate Support Project (CSP) – Frequently Asked Questions – National Offices

What is the EQE Candidate Support Project (CSP) This is a European Patent Office (EPO) “Co-operation Roadmap” project to support potential European Qualifying Examination (EQE) candidates from those member states which having five or fewer EQE-qualified Professional Representatives (PRs). These 23 member states are: Albania (AL), Bulgaria (BG), Croatia (HR), Cyprus (CY), Czech Republic (CZ), […]

EQE Candidate Support Project - Invitation to participate

EQE Candidate Support Project – Invitation to participate

What is the EQE Candidate Support Project (CSP) This is a European Patent Office (EPO) “Co-operation Roadmap” project to support potential European Qualifying Examination (EQE) candidates from those member states which having five or fewer EQE-qualified Professional Representatives (PRs). These 23 member states are: Albania (AL), Bulgaria (BG), Croatia (HR), Cyprus (CY), Czech Republic (CZ), […]

€5000 prize available for students in EPO innovation contest

€5000 prize available for students in EPO innovation contest

As part of the European Patent Office’s (EPO) celebration of the 40th anniversary of the European Patent Convention (EPC) the EPO is staging an Innovation Contest for students in the European Patent Organisation’s member states. The contest is open to students of all disciplines who are at least 18 years old, and enrolled at a university, college […]

Documentary „Counterfeit Culture“

Documentary „Counterfeit Culture“

Counterfeiting goods of any kind has become a common practice, thousands of people are engaged in the production of imitations. Unfortunately, very few consumers realize how dangerous to their health can be the use of non-original products. Namely for this reason, the documentary „Counterfeit Culture”, was created. The film that will have its TV premierre […]

CIOPORA brings IP expertise to Floriade

CIOPORA brings IP expertise to Floriade

With protection of innovation at the very fore: CIOPORA brings IP expertise to Floriade Hamburg, August 27, 2012 There is no better way to put the importance of effective IP protection into the spotlight as to bring the IP expertise to a place, on which the glances of the horticultural industry were fixed in summer […]

Geneva Seminar on the Madrid System

Geneva Seminar on the Madrid System

Geneva Seminar on the Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks, June 21 and 22, 2012 Dear Users of the Madrid System, We are pleased to inform you that the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is organizing a Seminar on the Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks, at WIPO Headquarters, in Geneva, […]

50 years protecting Intellectual Property Rights for breeders

50 years protecting Intellectual Property Rights for breeders

International community of breeders of asexually reproduced ornamental and fruit plants

International community of breeders of asexually reproduced ornamental and fruit plants
For the International Registration of Industrial Designs

For the International Registration of Industrial Designs

Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is organizing a Seminar on the Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs, which will take place at WIPO Headquarters, in Geneva, on June 6, 2012. The Seminar will be held in English and French, with simultaneous interpretation […]

Annual conference on european copyright law 2012

Annual conference on european copyright law 2012

Trier, 10-11 May 2012 Objective This conference will analyse the increasing role played by the ECJ in interpreting EU copyright law and will provide intellectual property law practitioners with an in-depth analysis of the landmark judgments of the ECJ in the field of copyright and related rights. Key topics Exhaustion of copyrights Relationship between copyright […]

Seminar for patent attorneys and specialists

Seminar for patent attorneys and specialists

18.06.2012 – 09:00 Location: Istanbul max. number of participants: 60 Fee: 240 € (50 % off for registered epi students) Description The seminar is scheduled as a two-day event. It will take place in Istanbul on June 18-19, 2012 Speakers: Daniel Thomas (EPO), Claude Quintelier (epi) The target group: Patent attorneys and patent professionals The seminar will be a combination […]

CIOPORA Annual General Meeting 2012: under palms at the Palms

CIOPORA Annual General Meeting 2012: under palms at the Palms

Miami Beach, FL, April 23-27, 2012 The next Annual General Meeting of CIOPORA will take place in Miami Beach, FL from April 23 to 27, 2012. The traditional meetings of the Board, Working Groups, Crop Sections, the AGM, which shall take place in the afternoon of April 24, the IP seminar, the International IP Conference, […]

INTIPSA webinar - leading international experts examine where tax

INTIPSA webinar – leading international experts examine where tax

INTIPSA webinar – leading international experts examine where tax and accounting rules impact on IP Tax, accounting and IP may seem strange bedfellows but together they can be powerful drivers of a world-class Intellectual Property strategy. In our upcoming INTIPSA webinar, leading international experts examine where tax and accounting rules impact on IP. We explore […]

Presentations and recording of recent INTIPSA webinar on the CIPO role

Presentations and recording of recent INTIPSA webinar on the CIPO role

INTIPSA held a webinar on Weds 30 November 2011, featuring panellists Peter Spours from TomTom and Andrew Sant from Crown Holdings reflecting on their experiences and career paths in IP and discussing the requirements of the Chief Intellectual Property Officer role. The panellists discussed the role of the CIPO, the skills required, and whether it […]

Licensing Executives Society (USA and Canada)

Licensing Executives Society (USA and Canada)

Annual Meeting – San Diego, USA 16-19 October 2011 The LES Annual Meeting in San Diego will be this year’s venue for the exchange of best practices and hands-on experience among the thought leaders and legal and commercial professionals representing the leading companies, research institutions, government laboratories and organizations from life sciences, high technology, consumer […]