World Intellectual Property Organization

WIPO/INPI Training Course on Industrial Property

This training course is organized in cooperation with the Portuguese National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI).

Content and Structure

  • patents and utility models: regional conventions; examination procedures; management procedures; and appeals and litigation;
  • industrial designs: requirements for protection; differentiation among designs, relationship with other IPRs; procedures for granting national, EU and international protection; litigation and practical exercises;
  • management and enforcement of rights: EU-Administered Legislation, enforcement and appeals - INPI/IGAE Collaboration;
  • trademarks: examinations for inclusion in the national register; system of international trademark registration; national database;
  • management and enforcement of rights: EU-Administered Legislation, enforcement and appeals - INPI/IGAE Collaboration;
  • practical exercises;
  • objectives and role of documentation service in the field of IP;
  • management of IP literature and documentation: publication of catalogue, industrial property bulletin, implementation of a digital library.

Course Basics

 

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