Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: WIPO Regional Seminar on the Legislative, Economic and Policy Aspects
Description: The objectives will be to: (i) promote understanding about the benefits of the utility models protection system; (ii) review different legislative approaches and IP Offices’ practices for the protection of utility models; (iii) share good practices on the effective use of the system to promote innovation; and (iv) identify policy and legal aspects to be considered when drafting utility model national laws.
Category: Meeting
Type: Seminar
IP Subject Area: Legal Assistance
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific
Date From: 03/09/2012 - 04/09/2012
Venue City: Kuala Lumpur
Venue/Host Country: Malaysia
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Viet Nam 2
Thailand 2
Sri Lanka 1
Philippines 2
Pakistan 1
Mongolia 1
Malaysia 40
Lao People''s Democratic Republic 1
Indonesia 2
India 2
China 2
Bangladesh 1
Total Number of Participants:  57

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO

Organizer

Organizer Name Organizer Type
Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MYIPO) Member State / IP Office
Japan Patent Office Member State / IP Office