Technical Assistance Database: Activity Details

Title: Sub-Regional Workshop on the Patent System
Description: To cover the scope of the patent system, the evolution of the patent legal framework in the Latin American Region, including the way those legal texts incorporate different policy issues, with a particular focus on flexibilities and the links between different policies such as patent policy and innovation, industrial and health. Also the long standing influence of multilateral treaties.
Type: Workshop
IP Subject Area: Patents
WIPO Sector: Patent Law Division
Date From: 20/11/2014 - 21/11/2014
Venue City: Panama
Venue/Host Country: Panama
Activity held in Language: English , Spanish

Beneficiary / Participant Countries

Country Name No. of Members / Participants
Peru 1
Panama 1
Nicaragua 1
Mexico 1
Honduras 1
Guatemala 1
El Salvador 1
Ecuador 1
Dominican Republic 1
Costa Rica 1
Colombia 1
Chile 1
Total Number of Participants:  12

Owner / Requester

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


Organizer Name Organizer Type
Ministry of Commerce and Industry of Panama Member State / IP Office