19 January 2021
Our next live demo and Q&A session for rights holders and legal representatives will take place on 28 January at 15:00 CET.
12 December 2020
As an outcome of the IPR enforcement discussions during the IPEP Forum, customs called to rights holders dealing with COVID‑19-related products, to file customs applications for action (AFAs).
03 December 2020
Our next live demo and Q&A session for rights holders and legal representatives will take place on 9 December at 15:00 CET.
04 November 2020
To ensure the continuous improvement of our services, we have executed a corrective release in the IP Enforcement Portal to address certain issues in the tool and to upgrade its functionalities.
30 October 2020
Invitation to participate in the 2020 IP Enforcement Portal Forum, to be held as a virtual meeting on 1 December.
26 October 2020
Our next live demo and Q&A session for rights holders and legal representatives will take place on 6 November at 15:00 CET.
13 October 2020
The webinar recording is now available
24 September 2020
Our next live demo and Q&A session for rights holders and legal representatives will take place on 9 October at 15:00 CET.
24 September 2020
In cooperation with the European Commission, we are organising a webinar on 6 October to further explain the changes to the Implementing Regulation and the EORI number.
15 September 2020
As of today, 15 September 2020, theEconomic Operators Registration and Identification (EORI) number is obligatory for the submission, amendment and extension of customs applications for action (AFA). Read more on how to request one.
26 August 2020
From 15 September 2020, all rights holders and legal representatives who wish to submit a new customs application for action (AFA) or to amend or extend their existing applications for action must have an EORI number (Economic Operators Registration and Identification number).
09 July 2020
The IP Enforcement Portal achieved SOC2 certification on data security. This achievement is the result of successful collaboration between the Digital Transformation Department (DTD) and the European Observatory on Infringements of IP Rights.
09 July 2020
The rights holder’s steering group for the IP Enforcement Portal held its biannual meeting online for the first time.
07 July 2020
Our next live demo and Q&A session for rights holders and legal representatives will take place on the 15th July at 15:00 CET.
26 June 2020
Due to enforcement authorities being confronted with so many counterfeits of goods related to the prevention and care of COVID-19, the IP Enforcement Portal was put at the disposal of rights holders and enforcers in an attempt to lessen such activity.
09 June 2020
The IP Enforcement Portal team is pleased to inform you that a new authority has joined the Portal.
03 June 2020
Have you filed a customs application for action and it is about to expire? Customs authorities must receive your extension request 30 working days before the expiry of the period to be extended.
19 May 2020
Are you wondering how the IP Enforcement Portal can help protect your rights? What does it look like? Learn all you need to know from a demo of the tool’s features followed by a Q&A session.
When: 28/05/2020 at 15.00 CET.
Duration: 1 hour.
27 April 2020
The last few weeks have been a difficult time for everyone. The IP Enforcement Portal (IPEP) team hopes you are keeping safe and well.
26 March 2020
Due to the exceptional circumstances of Covid-19, a number of EU Customs authorities will temporarily accept the signed paper form of the AFA scanned and send to them by e-mail.