May 30, 2017 News

Publication of Summary of Knowledge and Awareness Building Seminar on International Cooperation and the Role of Intermediaries.

The summary of the last Knowledge and Awareness Building Seminar on international cooperation and the role of intermediaries is now available on the Observatory Website.

The event took place on 14-16 March in Alicante and was co-chaired by EUIPO together with Eurojust and Europol.

The event aimed to help EU Member States and third countries to deal with the phenomenon of IPR Infringement and to strengthen cooperation between agencies.

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