Armenia

US Consultations for Armenian and Georgian Judicial Training Centers

US Consultations for Armenian and Georgian Judicial Training Centers

CLDP announced that in August will take place the next one of the series of Consultations in Armenia, the” US Consultations on Judicial Education, Publications, and Developing Effective Distance Learning Programs in Washington, DC”. According to CLDP, participants will be officials from the Justice Academy of Armenia and officials from the High School of Justice […]

Impact of intellectual property infringements

Impact of intellectual property infringements

Intellectual property (IP) infringements, including counterfeiting and piracy: damage the economy of a country; threaten the health and safety of consumers; and attract organised crime. Consequently, it is the responsibility of Governments and law enforcement agencies, whose primary role is to protect society, to prevent IP infringements. The international police organisation, Interpol, states ”Trademark counterfeiting […]

US Consultations on Intellectual Property Infringement

US Consultations on Intellectual Property Infringement

In May, CLDP held consultations on intellectual property enforcement matter designed for 7 judges from general jurisdiction and appeals courts in Armenia and an official from the Justice Academy of Armenia.  CLDP informs also about a meeting with USPTO, the Federal Judicial Center, and United States District Courts. There were reviewed points of case law […]

Public Procurement Seminar in Armenia

Public Procurement Seminar in Armenia

CLDP reports about the April Seminar on the WTO Government Procurement Agreement (GPA) for Obligations and International Best Practices in Public Procurement in Yerevan which was organized together with the WTO Secretariat, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, and the Ministry of Finance of Armenia. According to CLDP, the program of the event was […]

Annual report for 2013 – inventions and utility models

Annual report for 2013 – inventions and utility models

In 2013, 132 applications on inventions and 40 applications on utility models were filed with the Intellectual Property Agency, out of which 165 by national applicants and 7 by foreign applicants. The total number of applications on inventions and utility models has been 3851 since 1992 as of December 31, 2013. As compared with 2012 the total number of applications filed has decreased […]