Update from the CET 8 (FICPI's Study & Work Committee focusing on Asian issues) meeting held on 4 October 2021:


CET 8 has agreed to look into the IP ecosystem in Asia during/after Covid-19 to see how the pandemic has changed IP practice in Asia and what will remain after the pandemic.

In addition, CET 8 is also working on a programme to provide FICPI members with flowcharts of patent and trademark prosecutions in Asian countries so as to enable members to better and easily understand the IP systems in Asian countries.

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