KG Legal will take part in XIII International Symposium “Intellectual property in an innovative economy. Start-ups and what’s next?”, organised by the Polish Patent Office, which will be held in the International Culture Centre in Cracow, on 7-8th September 2017. The event has been announced to be under the patronage of the President of the Republic of Poland and has been organised with the cooperation with the World International Property Organisation, the Industrial Development Agency, the Marshall’s Office of the Małopolskie Voivodeship, the Embassy of the State of Israel, United Stated Embassy and the number of Universities, e.g. Jagiellonian University or AGH University of Science and Technology.
UNDP Procurement Support Services to the Ministry of Health of Ukraine – business opportunities will be held on 5th September in the office of Polish Agency for
Enterprise Development. The subject of the seminar will be procedural and practical aspects of tenders for pharmaceuticals and medical devices under the agreement between UNDP and the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. It is worth mentioning that the UN supports the purchase of medicines in Ukraine. You can find more information in this presentation HERE
KG Legal participated in the webinarium dedicated to patent grants: Patent for a grant – how to get funding for the protection of industrial property rights.
There are two types of supported projects:
- obtaining the industrial property right (patent, protection right of utility model, protection right of industrial design),
- implementation of protection of industrial property right (when certain conditions are met).
On 19th May 2017 KG Legal participated in the BioLawEurope annual general meeting in Paris and was represented by its associate Kamil Trzaskoś, whose specialisations focus on IT and Patent law. During the meeting numbers of specialists from all around the world have been debating about development directions, admission of new members and possibilities of further cooperation.
KG Legal participated in a traininig about intellectual property in life science. Issues related to patents and trademarks, especially in pharmaceutical sector have been discussed during the training. The speakers explained the supplementary protection certificate (SPC) and its role in the pharmaceutical sector. Moreover, the issues of practical nature, such as filing the patent application and patent researches, were taken up.
In the following part of the training various matters of trademarks were disscused, including but not limited to marking of packages of medicinal products, proceedings for the protection of the trademark, advertisements of medicinal products and diet supplements.