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President’s Monthly Newsletter – December 2018

19th December, 2018

Dear FICPI Family

As 2018 rushes headlong towards its close (seemingly only a few weeks after in began!) I want to take this opportunity to reflect on FICPI’s activities over the course of the year and to look ahead to the exciting plans we have for 2019…

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FICPI@WIPO 29th Session of the SCP

18th December, 2018

The 29th Session of the Standing Committee on Patent Law (SCP) was held in Geneva on 2 to 6 December 2018. FICPI attended the meeting and made a statement on the “Confidentiality of communications between clients and their patent advisors” in order to promote international harmonisation on this issue.

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17th December, 2018

The Japanese Patent Office signed a memorandum of cooperation (MOC) with India’s Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) in July 2015. After two successful
review meetings, it was agreed in principle on 22 August 2018 to start a bilateral Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) program on a pilot basis…

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EUIPO DesignEuropa Awards 2018 and Centenary of Polish Patent Office

28th November, 2018

Robert Watson represented the President of FICPI at the DesignEuropa Award Ceremony held in Warsaw on 27 November 2018.  Mauro Ecceto was also present for FICPI in his role at the EU Observatory.  The DesignEuropa awards honour great design brought to the market with the protection of the Registered Community…

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FICPI at ICANN63 Public Meeting in Barcelona

12th November, 2018

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), an internationally organized, non-profit corporation that has responsibility for Internet Protocol (IP) address space allocation, generic (gTLD) and country code (ccTLD) Top-Level Domain name system management, and root server system management functions, held its 63rd public meeting in Barcelona, Spain, from…

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