Intellectual Property

October 17, 2016 - October 18, 2016

Identification and Interdiction of Counterfeit Products in Tajikistan

On October 18, 2016, CLDP organized an introductory program on “Border Protection of Intellectual Property Rights” in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

October 11, 2016 - October 13, 2016

Workshop on Technology Transfer in Tunisia

From October 11-13 in Tunis, CLDP, in close cooperation with Tunisia's National Agency for the Promotion of Scientific Research (ANPR), led a Workshop on Promoting Innovation Ecosystems through Technology Transfer in Tunisia.

October 4, 2016 - October 13, 2016

Pakistan: SE Michigan Tech Transfer Program

CLDP conducted a U.S. study tour from October 4-13 for a 15-member delegation representing 12 Pakistani universities interested in founding or enhancing their Offices of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORICs).  

September 26, 2016 - September 30, 2016

CLDP Hosts U.S. Consultations for Georgia Copyright Association on Visual, Audio-Visual, and Grand Rights and Internet Piracy

From September 26-30, CLDP held week-long U.S. Consultations on visual, audio-visual, and grand rights, and internet piracy for a delegation of members of the Georgia Copyright Association (GCA).

August 20, 2016 - August 25, 2016

Pakistan: IP Judicial Exchange Program

CLDP hosted a high-level delegation of Pakistani judges and Intellectual Property Office (IPO) officials for IP consultations in Minneapolis, MN on August 20-25. 

July 13, 2016 - July 16, 2016

Georgia IP Training for Judges and Journalists

CLDP co-organized two workshops on intellectual property in Batumi, Georgia from July 13-16.

May 25, 2016 - May 29, 2016

Sri Lanka: Judicial Workshop on Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

CLDP and USPTO led a pair of two-day IP workshops in Colombo and Jaffna for 60 Sri Lanka High Court and District Court judges on May 25-29. 

May 25, 2016 - May 26, 2016

Workshop on Interagency Border Cooperation

On May 25-26, 2016, CLDP, in cooperation with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine and the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, conducted a workshop entitled “Interagency Border Cooperation”. The workshop provided the opportunity for Ukrainian government agencies to come together to discuss legislative and institutional steps necessary to adopt a framework of interagency coordination to better interdict substandard and illicit goods in Ukraine, as well as the efficiency of other relevant legal remedies.

April 26, 2016

Pakistan: World IP Day

On April 26th, CLDP, ITA and U.S. Embassy Islamabad co-sponsored a World IP Day conference in Islamabad conducted by the Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan (IPO).