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Seminars on International TM protection Systems took place throughout India

Thursday, November 17, 2016

5 Roving seminars took place throughout India. Over 160 participants attended the sessions so far in Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Nagpur. During the month of December an additional seminar will take place in Chandigarh.

EUIPO experts attended the session in Mumbai and CGPDTM expertise on protecting trademarks through registration under the Madrid system was shared from an Indian perspective. European Union TM system was also explained by an international IP expert of Indian nationality. He provided a practical insight on legal challenges faced by right owners abroad while trying to protect their trademarks. Moreover, he focused on portraying the benefits of using international IP systems by Indian applicants and emphasised the meaning of added value to brands with examples based on a saying by Richard Branson: "The brands that will thrive in the coming years are the ones that have a purpose beyond profit".


Cluster activities: 
Madrid System
Brand development and SME training