Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Colloquium for Judges on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
Description: The Strategic Goal VI driven objectives of the Colloquium are to: (i) discuss the scope and impact of counterfeiting, including the need for public awareness as an alternative to punitive measures; (ii) examine the justification for criminal sanctions, the elements of IP crimes, evidentiary requirements, interim measures and orders, as well as proportionate sentencing options; (iii) consider a strategic approach to enforcement, bearing in mind the socio-economic challenges in Pakistan; and (iv) review topical issues, including effective public/private cooperation.
Category: Meeting
Type: Colloquium
IP Subject Area: Intellectual Property
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 28/02/2012 - 29/02/2012
Venue City: Dubai
Venue/Host Country: United Arab Emirates
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
United Arab Emirates
Pakistan 21
Total Number of Participants:  21

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
FIT European Union Institution


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Intellectual Property Office of Pakistan Member State / IP Office