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Wednesday, 20.07.2016 European IPR Helpdesk Bulletin Issue (22) We are pleased to inform you that Issue 22 of the European IPR Helpdesk Bulletin has been published and is now available online. This Bulletin issue is largely dedicated to geographical indications...
Tuesday, 19.07.2016 EUROPOL and EUIPO together to launch the IPC3 The European Union’s law enforcement agency Europol and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) have joined forces to launch the Intellectual Property Crime Coordinated Coalition (...
Tuesday, 12.07.2016 Georgia joins TMview and DesignView As of 7 July 2016, the National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia (NIPCG) has made its trade mark and design data available to the TMview and DesignView search tools. With the addition of more...
Tuesday, 12.07.2016 SOLVIT - Solutions to problems with EU rights in another EU country   Managed by the European Commission’s DG GROW, SOLVIT is a free-of-charge service provided by the national administration in each EU country and in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway. The...
Tuesday, 12.07.2016 Report - Online Business Models Infringing Intellectual Property Rights The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), through the European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights, has just published a report on Online Business Models...
Tuesday, 12.07.2016 UK online copyright infringement down as people turn to streaming The Online Copyright Infringement Tracker, a new research commissioned by the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO), shows a fall in online infringement and steep rise in consumer use of streaming....
Tuesday, 05.07.2016 Albania joins TMview and DesignView As of 4 July 2016, the Albanian General Directorate of Patents and Trademarks (GDPT) has made its trade mark and design data available to the TMview and DesignView search tools. The integration of...
Tuesday, 05.07.2016 A new intellectual property enforcement tool: ACRIS The EUIPO, in cooperation with the European Commission (DG Trade), has created an anti-counterfeiting tool to bring together in one database all data relating to cases of intellectual property...
Tuesday, 05.07.2016 A new edition of TECNIOspring PLUS ACCIÓ (the Catalan Agency for Business Competitiveness) will launch a new edition of the TECNIOspring PLUS programme in October 2016. TECNIOspring PLUS is a mobility programme co-funded by the...
Tuesday, 28.06.2016 WIPO joins Designview As of 20 June 2016, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has made its international design data available to the Designview search tool. The integration of almost 220.000 designs is a...
Monday, 27.06.2016 EuKTS Grandfathering Certification Programme The European Knowledge and Technology Transfer Society (EuKTS) has just launched its Grandfathering Certification Programme aiming at raising the standard and recognition of Knowledge Transfer...
Friday, 17.06.2016 Eight new geographical indications for Europe The European Commission has approved the registration of eight new product names from 5 EU countries as Geographical Indications (GIs). Registration as a GI gives wide protection to the registered...
Friday, 17.06.2016 Launch of the 5th Global Intellectual Property Index report Taylor Wessing, the UK-based international law firm, launched its 5th Global Intellectual Property Index (GIPI5), where different Intellectual Property (IP) regimes around the world have been...
Tuesday, 14.06.2016 New EU IPR Helpdesk office Brussels: On-site support on IP Management European IPR Helpdesk opens new office in Brussels First-line support on Intellectual Property Management Luxembourg / Brussels, 20 June 2016 – The European IPR Helpdesk is extending its...
Tuesday, 14.06.2016 Intellectual Property SME Scoreboard 2016 A new study commissioned by the European Union Intellectual property Office (EUIPO) examines in detail the use that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) make of IPRs, why they do or do not...
Tuesday, 14.06.2016 Exceptional inventors have received European Inventor Award 2016 The European Patent Office (EPO) has presented the European Inventor Award 2016, a cerimony awarding each year outstanding inventors from Europe and around the world, who have made an exceptional...
Tuesday, 14.06.2016 ICC Report: Adjudicating Intellectual Property Disputes The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has published a ground-breaking report on the adjudication of intellectual property cases worldwide, providing a snapshot of the structures and practices...
Friday, 10.06.2016 European IPR Helpdesk provides first on-site Helpline hours in Brussels The European IPR Helpdesk is extending its service offer by providing on-site helpline hours in Brussels. For the first time, the IP advisors of the Helpline will also be available on the spot to...
Friday, 10.06.2016 Anti-Counterfeiting Platform wins Global Award Awardwinning anti-counterfeiting technology: On June 8, the winners of the 18th annual Global Anti-Counterfeiting Awards, sponsored by Managing Intellectual Property and the Global Anti-...
Tuesday, 07.06.2016 eSearch Case Law: publication of the list of keywords and online training eSearch Case Law is a tool developed by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) allowing users to search for decisions and judgments of the General Court, the Court of Justice and the...