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Tuesday, 05.05.2015 IP management in Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions A new fact sheet entitled “IP management in Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions” has just been published in the library of the European IPR Helpdesk.The fact sheet explores all...
Tuesday, 05.05.2015 OHIM webinar programme May 2015 The Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) has just released the programme of its webinars scheduled for May 2015.The series of webinars held every month by the OHIM Academy cover...
Tuesday, 05.05.2015 IP management in Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Intellectual property (IP) management is a very important part of any successful project within the Horizon 2020 framework programme. Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSC) Actions are not an exception and...
Thursday, 30.04.2015 The 2015 Situation Report on Counterfeiting in the European Union The first extensive and in-depth situation report on counterfeit goods in the EU has just been published. It is the result of a joint project by EU agencies Europol and the Office for Harmonization...
Thursday, 30.04.2015 Webinar: IP Management in H2020 - with a special focus on H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions The European IPR Helpdesk will host a webinar session on IP Management in H2020 on 5 May 2015 at 10.30-11.45 am. The training session will focus on key aspects relating to intellectual property...
Tuesday, 28.04.2015 New features in the OHIM inspection of files online form The Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) has recently introduced new features in its online inspection of files form.The new inspection of files form, structured in two sections,...
Tuesday, 28.04.2015 The DPMA and the USPTO extend the Patent Prosecution Highway pilot The German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA) and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) have extended the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) pilot's duration by two years until 26...
Thursday, 23.04.2015 BOIP now supports the online filing of trademark oppositions From this week, trademark oppositions before the Benelux Office for Intellectual Property (BOIP) can be filed online thanks in part to the BOIP's collaboration with the European Trademark and...
Thursday, 23.04.2015 Italy implements Similarity The Italian IP Office, Ufficio Italiano Brevetti e Marchi (UIBM), implemented the Similarity project on April 21, 2015.The Similarity tool is a common database, developed within the framework of the...
Tuesday, 21.04.2015 Three national IP Offices from the Balkan region join TMclass As of 20 April 2015, the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia (IPORS), the Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina (IIP BIH) and the State Office of Industrial...
Tuesday, 21.04.2015 WIPO launches new multilingual interface for ePCT WIPO has just launched the multilingual interface of ePCT, an on-line tool allowing users to file and manage international patent (PCT) applications in a paperless environment.After an initial pilot...
Thursday, 16.04.2015 International Training for the Exploitation of EU Project Results with a focus on IP in the field of Health and Biotechnology Within the Fit for Health 2.0 project, IsMeTT S.r.l. and Fondazione Ri.MED, with the collaboration of the EU IPR Helpdesk, are organising an international IP exploitation training event entitled:...
Thursday, 16.04.2015 Training event – “From Invention to Innovation” The European IPR Helpdesk in collaboration with the Research Council Norway is organising a 2-day training and conference event entitled “From Invention to Innovation” addressing the...
Tuesday, 14.04.2015 Annual review 2014 of the Lithuanian State Patent Bureau The Lithuanian State Patent Bureau (SPB) has published an annual review of 2014. The present review contains detailed information on patenting, design and trademark protection policy as well as...
Thursday, 09.04.2015 E-Learning for SMEs implemented by the Italian National Office The Italian National Office has implemented the e-Learning for SMEs tool developed by OHIM´s Cooperation Fund.The tool provides a useful learning platform for economic operators willing to be...
Thursday, 09.04.2015 Sweden implements Similarity The Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV) has recently implemented the Similarity tool, a common database developed within the framework of the Cooperation Fund that allows users to assess...
Tuesday, 07.04.2015 The EPO releases the 8th edition of the “Euro-PCT Guide” The European Patent Office (EPO) has just published on-line the 8th edition of the “Euro-PCT Guide”.The Guide provides a useful reference point for applicants interested in filing for a...
Thursday, 02.04.2015 BASCAP report “Roles and Responsibilities of Intermediaries: Fighting counterfeiting and piracy in the supply chain” The Business Action to Stop Counterfeiting and Piracy (BASCAP), an initiative of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), recently released a report entitled “Roles and Responsibilities of...
Thursday, 02.04.2015 EU position paper on Intellectual Property in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership The European Commission has recently published the EU position on IP in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).The document is available here.
Tuesday, 31.03.2015 Horizon 2020: updated annotated model grant agreement available An updated version of the annotated model grant agreement for projects financed within the Horizon 2020 framework programme has just been published.The full text of the document is available here.

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