Intellectual Property

December 16, 2020

BIH: CLDP Trains Judges on IP Adjudication to Improve the Rule of Law

On December 16, 2020, CLDP along with USPTO and a U.S. federal judge, trained judges from the Centre for Judicial and Prosecutorial Training of Republika Srpska and the Centre for Judicial and Prosecutorial Training of Federation of BiH on intellectual property (IP) adjudication. 

November 2, 2020 - November 4, 2020

Tunisia – CLDP Presents at National Conference for Technology Transfer Offices

On November 4, CLDP, at the request of the Tunisian Agency for the Promotion of Research (ANPR), conducted a webinar for technology transfer stakeholders on strategies for technology commercialization. Participants discussed key commercialization topics for Tunisia such as developing institutional capacity to manage intellectual property assets, seeking patent protection internationally, and determining the value of new technologies. CLDP’s collaboration with ANPR is part of its ongoing technical assistance to Tunisia under the Middle Eastern Partnership Initiative of the U.S. Department of State. 

October 5, 2020 - November 3, 2020

Georgia: CLDP Hosts Webinar Series on Intellectual Property

CLDP, in cooperation with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and the USPTO Global Intellectual Property Academy (GIPA), launched a series of capacity building trainings on intellectual property to be delivered to the staff of the National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia ‘Sakpatenti’ in fall 2020.  Topics for the training series include trade secret protection, telework practices and procedures, and overviews of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.  The training series includes virtual discussion sessions on each topic as well as related digitally recorded training videos for asynchronous learning. 

 

June 30, 2020

Bahrain- CLDP Conducts Webinar on Drafting Patents for University Faculty

CLDP led a webinar with a U.S. patent lawyer on drafting patents for university faculty’s discoveries. This is part of a CLDP program to support Bahrain’s Innovation and Technology Center (BITC) in developing IP policies and technology assessment methodologies.

June 30, 2020

CLDP Conducts Webinar on Drafting Patents for University Faculty

CLDP led a webinar with a U.S. patent lawyer on drafting patents for university faculty’s discoveries. This is part of a CLDP program to support Bahrain’s Innovation and Technology Center (BITC) in developing IP policies and technology assessment methodologies

June 23, 2020

Bahrain – CLDP and GMU Conduct Webinar on IP Commercialization

CLDP in close cooperation with George Mason University Office of Technology Transfer conducted a webinar on ensuring efficient commercialization of faculty discoveries. This is part of a CLDP program to support Bahrain’s Innovation and Technology Center in developing IP policies and technology assessment methodologies.

June 16, 2020

Bahrain – CLDP Conducts Webinar on IP for Universities

This webinar focused on protecting IP for university faculty engaged in research and development and is part of a CLDP program to support Bahrain’s Innovation and Technology Center in developing IP policies and technology assessment methodologies. 

May 14, 2020

Kosovo: CLDP Holds Webinar on IPR Counterfeit Products with Customs Officials

On May 14, 2020, CLDP, in coordination with experts from U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, held a webinar for Kosovo customs officials on international best practices for combatting counterfeit products.

May 7, 2020

Azerbaijan: CLDP Leads Webinar on Negotiating Software Licensing Agreements

On May 7, 2020, CLDP in coordination with the U.S. Embassy in Baku, led a three-hour webinar for Azerbaijan local IT companies, law firms, and law students focused on negotiating inernational software agreements. 

April 30, 2020 - May 21, 2020

Bahrain – CLDP and USPTO Host IP and Patent Webinar Series

CLDP, in close cooperation with USPTO, hosted a series of four train-the-trainer webinars for the leadership of the Bahrain Innovation and Technology Center (BITC).