Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Sub-Regional Meeting of Experts on Patents of Central American Countries and the Dominican Republic
Description: In the framework of regional cooepration on patents developed by WIPO, jointly with the European Patent Office (OEP) and the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (OEPM) in 2007, with the purpose of launching an homogeneous culture in the use of a patent system in the Central American countries and the Dominican Republic, the preparation of a Manual of Patent Applications was established.
Category: Meeting
Type: Meeting (General)
IP Subject Area: Patents
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
Date From: 22/01/2014 - 24/01/2014
Venue City: Santo Domingo
Venue/Host Country: Dominican Republic
Activity held in Language: Spanish

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Costa Rica 2
Dominican Republic 6
El Salvador 2
Guatemala 2
Honduras 2
Nicaragua 2
Panama 2
Total Number of Participants:  18

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
OEPM Member State / IP Office
Intellectual Property Office of Dominican Republic Member State / IP Office
Mexican Institute of Industrial Property Institution
World Intellectual Property Organization IGO