European IPR Helpdesk Webinar - Geographical indications
Date: Wednesday, 28.02.2018
Time: 10:30 - 12:00 pm (Central European Time; UTC+1) - the webinar session will open 15 minutes before the official start
Host: European IPR Helpdesk
Level of Expertise: Entry
This webinar aims at providing: A general overview of the protection of geographical indications.
After the training, participants should be able to answer the following main questions:
- What is a geographical name?
- What are the main types of geographical names?
- What value do geographical names represent for businesses?
- How are geographical indications protected?
- How are geographical indications enforced?
- What are the differences between geographical indications and trade marks?
- What type of conflicts can arise between geographical indications and trade marks?
- How can searches of geographical indications be performed?
Duration:60 minutes (presentation) + 15 minutes (Q&A)
Registration: The registration will open on the 06th of February.
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