Philippines: Office Order No. 13-170, Series of 2013, Rules of Procedure on Intellectual Property (IPR) Enforcement

September 30, 2013

Philippines: The Office Order No. 13-170, Series of 2013, Rules of Procedure on Intellectual Property (IPR) Enforcement was issued on September 30, 2013, by the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) pursuant to sections 7(c) (d) & (e) of the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 8293).

It provides the rules and regulations in the exercise of enforcement functions of the IPR Enforcement Office (IEO), established by the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL), and visitorial power based on information, report and complaints received by this IP Enforcement Office.