Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Training session on Mediation of Trademark Disputes (INPI) and meeting with INPI to discuss implementation of mediation option for trademark disputes before INPI. Workshop on Arbitration of Film and Media Disputes (ASIPI)
Description: This mission proposal follows the signing on September 12, 2012 of the Memorandum of Understanding between WIPO and INPI Brazil concerning the provision of mediation services involving certain cases submitted to INPI Brazil. INPI Brazil has requested WIPO’s support for the organization of a training program on Mediation of Trademark Disputes before INPI Brazil aimed at trademark practitioners (November 27-28, 2012) and an implementation meeting with INPI Brazil and its Center for Intellectual Property Protection (CEDPI) (November 29, 2012). The WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center and ASIPI have agreed to collaborate with a view to promoting the use of the WIPO Mediation and Expedited Arbitration Rules for Film and Media. The WIPO Center is organizing a workshop on arbitration for film and media at the ASIPI Annual Conference in Uruguay on December 1, 2012.
Category: Mission
Type: Training Mission
IP Subject Area: Trademarks
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
Date From: 29/11/2012 - 01/12/2012
Venue City: Punta Del Este
Venue/Host Country: Uruguay
Activity held in Language: English

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Total Number of Participants:  0

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO
Institut National de la Propriété Industrielle (INPI) Member State / IP Office
Asociacion Interamericana de la Propreiedad Intelectual Institution