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Actus du 20 Octobre 2020 - source : www.epo.org

Joint communiqué - EPO-CNIPA pilot starts on 01 December, 2020

Chinese patent applicants will be able to designate EPO as ISA, giving them an additional option for their international search Read more

Actus du 14 Octobre 2020 - source : www.wipo.int

Holy Smokes, Batman: Caped Crusader is the Go-To Franchise Character for Movies and Gaming Over the Decades

Batman, Dracula and Spiderman are the top three most-used franchise characters from movies and video games in the world's biggest media market over the past four decades, according to the first installment of a new series of "Creative Economy Notes" unveiled by WIPO Director General Daren Tang at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Read more

Actus du 08 Octobre 2020 - source : www.epo.org

EPO-USPTO co-operation to support innovators

EPO President António Campinos met with Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Andrei Iancu. Read more

Actus du 08 Octobre 2020 - source : www.epo.org

EPO celebrates Just Peace Month in The Hague

This year, the EPO is a partner for the first time of Just Peace Month, organised by the city of The Hague. Read more

Actus du 01 Octobre 2020 - source : www.wipo.int

Daren Tang Assumes Functions as WIPO Director General

Daren Tang, a national of Singapore, officially assumed his functions as Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization on October 1, 2020, starting a six-year mandate at the helm of the Organization. Read more

Actus du 01 Octobre 2020 - source : www.epo.org

Strengthening ties with the Japan Patent Office

EPO President António Campinos met with the Commissioner of the Japan Patent Office (JPO), Toshihide Kasutani, who took office on 20 July 2020. Read more

Actus du 01 Octobre 2020 - source : www.epo.org

EPO and IEA team up to shed light on trends in sustainable energy technologies

The EPO and the International Energy Agency (IEA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on bilateral co-operation with the aim of promoting innovation in sustainable energy technologies. Read more

Actus du 28 Septembre 2020 - source : www.epo.org

EPO marks EMAS 25th anniversary

The Office today celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS). Read more

Actus du 28 Septembre 2020 - source : www.epo.org

Introducing Inventors Revisited, the new EPO video and podcast series

The Office today has published Inventors Revisited, a new video and podcast series in which the EPO reconnects with former finalists and winners of the European Inventor Award. Read more

Actus du 24 Septembre 2020 - source : www.wipo.int

WIPO Launches New Free Database of Judicial Decisions on Intellectual Property from Around the World

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) today launched WIPO Lex-Judgments, a new database providing free-of-charge access to leading judicial decisions related to IP law from around the world. Read more

Actus du 24 Septembre 2020 - source : www.wipo.int

WIPO Assemblies Finish with Applause for Outgoing Director General Francis Gurry

Delegates from the World Intellectual Property Organization’s (WIPO) 193 member states wrapped up their Assemblies meetings with a standing ovation for Director General Francis Gurry, whose second and final term as head of the Organization ends on September 30, 2020. Read more