June 20, 2022 News

EUIPO – OLAF Knowledge-building event in the field of spirits and wine


On 16 and 17 June, the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) and the European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights held an in-person conference at the EUIPO premises in Alicante.

Around 70 participants from customs, police, market surveillance authorities, international organisations, EU institutions and rights holders’ representatives from the spirits and wine sector attended the event. They gathered for two days to discuss IPR-related cases and initiatives in the field of wines and spirits, paying special attention to geographical indications, wine, vodka and whiskey.

For more information about this conference, please see the press release published by OLAF