March 14, 2017 News

Seminar for enforcement authorities

An enforcement seminar is taking place from 14 to 16 March at EUIPO, Alicante. It is co-chaired by EUIPO together with Eurojust and Europol, and will look at international cooperation and the role of intermediaries with specific focus on the intellectual property related aspects.

The event aims to help EU Member States and third countries to deal with this phenomenon and to strengthen cooperation between agencies.

Topics covered will be IPR infringements, related to both counterfeiting and online piracy and the event will include sessions covering infringement case studies and also workshop sessions dealing with enforcement challenges – customs action, police investigation, online investigation and prosecution.