Intellectual Property

March 14, 2016 - March 18, 2016

CLDP to Conduct Intellectual Property Enforcement and Customs Investigation TCTP Course

CLDP will conduct a Third Country Training Program (TCTP) course on Intellectual Property Enforcement and Customs Investigations in coordination with Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Intellectual Property Academy and Customs the week of March 14-18, 2016 in Singapore.

March 9, 2016 - March 11, 2016

Interagency Agency Approach to Intellectual Property Protection and Enforcement

CLDP, in cooperation with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), the E.U. Twinning Project, and the Ukrainian Ministry of Economic Development and Trade will hold a three day long workshop on the Interagency Agency Approach to Intellectual Property Protection and Enforcement.  

 

February 29, 2016 - March 3, 2016

US Consultations on Technology Transfer

CLDP will organize US Consultations on Technology Transfer for leaders of universities and research institutions from Algeria and Tunisia, in Boston, Massachusetts from February 29-March 3, 2016. 

February 12, 2016 - February 18, 2016

CLDP Sponsors Technology Transfer Leaders to Attend AUTM Annual Meeting

CLDP will sponsor the participation of technology transfer specialists from Pakistan, Tunisia, and Algeria to attend the 2016 Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) Annual Meeting in San Diego, California from 14-17 February 2016. 

November 6, 2015 - November 8, 2015

Pakistan IP Legislative Workshop

From November 6-8, 2015, CLDP convened the first substantive Working Group Meeting to update Pakistan’s IP laws in accordance with international standards.  Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO) officials and three leading Pakistani private IP attorneys comprised the Pakistani delegation. CLDP, USPTO and two DLA Piper IP attorneys comprised the US delegation.  Over the course of the two and a half day program, the participants worked on proposed amendments to the IPO Act of 2012, Trademark Ordinance, Copyright Ordinance, Patent Ordinance and Patent and Designs Ordinance that would remove inconsistencies between the IPO Act and the IP laws which are prevent IP cases from being heard in Pakistan (Phase 1 Amendments). There will be a subsequent, more comprehensive set of amendments to all five laws that will update and harmonize all laws in accordance with international standards (Phase 2 Amendments).

September 21, 2015 - October 2, 2015

CLDP Hosts U.S. Consultations for Patent Examiners from Georgia

CLDP, in conjunction with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), hosted two week U.S. Consultations with Georgia's National Intellectual Property Center (Sakpatenti) to provide assistance and training for trademark examiners.

September 17, 2015 - September 19, 2015

CLDP Hosts Workshops on Litigation of Trademark and Copyright Disputes for Georgian Legal Professionals

CLDP, in cooperation with Georgian Bar Association (GBA), the Georgian Copyright Association (GCA), the National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia (Sakpatenti) and the Association of Law Firms of Georgia (ALFG), hosted two-part Workshops on Litigation of Trademark and Copyright Disputes  for Georgian Legal Professionals.

September 15, 2015 - September 16, 2015

Workshop on Adjudication of Intellectual Property Infringement Cases in Kyrgyzstan

CLDP, in cooperation with the Kyrgyzstan Judicial Training Center, held a two day Workshop on Adjudication of Intellectual Property Infringement Cases in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.