Webinar: Geographical Indications

Event

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Date: 
Tuesday, 30.05.2017
Time: 
10.00 am – 11.15 am (Central European Time, UTC + 1) - the webinar session will open 15 minutes before the official start.
Location: 
Webinar
Host: 
European IPR Helpdesk
Speaker: 
Paula Barnola (European IPR Helpdesk)

Level of Expertise:Entry

Language:English

This webinar aims at providing: A general overview of the protection of geographical indications.

Learning Objectives:

After the training, participants should be able to answer the following main questions:

  • What is a geographical name?
  • What are the main types of geographical names?
  • What value do geographical names represent for businesses?
  • How are geographical indications protected?
  • How are geographical indications enforced?
  • What are the differences between geographical indications and trade marks?
  • What type of conflicts can arise between geographical indications and trade marks?
  • How searches of geographical indications can be performed?

Duration:60 minutes (presentation) + 15 minutes (Q&A)

Registration: the registration is closed.


Webinar Guide: For further information on how  to join our webinar sessions, please have a look at our quick guide available for download below. For our web-based training sessions we use WebEX Conferencing Technology. We would like you to take note that you will be asked by WebEx to install a browser application (i. e. the WebEx event center) on your computer when you use WebEx for the first time. This will only take a few minutes, but just for you to have this step in mind, and to possibly inform your system administrator.

Assistance: For any technical assistance or questions, please get in touch with our training team at: training@iprhelpdesk.eu