Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Sub-Regional Meeting of Experts on Trademarks of Central American Countries and the Dominican Republic on the Administration of the Trademark System
Description: The main purpose of this sub-regional meeting would be: - to discuss and adopt the revised version of the Harmonized Examination Manual, committing to its prompt publication and implementation by the participating Offices; - to present and accept the online platform and common database of acceptable indications of goods and services, agreeing on a deployment strategy to make it part of the formal examination undertaken by the participating Offices and to make it available to the public; and - to continue discussing the implications of an accession to the Madrid Protocol for national Offices, focusing on the experience of the Colombian Office.
Type: Meeting
IP Subject Area: Multiple IP Fields
WIPO Sector: Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
Date From: 05/12/2016 - 07/12/2016
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 0
El Salvador 2
Guatemala 2
Honduras 2
Nicaragua 2
Panama 2
Total Number of Participants:  12

Owner / Requester

Owner / Requester Name Owner / Requester Type
WIPO-PCT IGO

Organizer

Organizer Name Organizer Type
ONAPI Member State / IP Office