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13/02/2018 | Events

Protection of Geographical Indications in the Context of the Association Agreement between the Republic of Moldova and the European Union

On 13 February this year, the specialists of the State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) participated in the roundtable entitled “Protection of Geographical Indications”, which took place at the headquarters of the National Center for Quality Testing of Alcoholic Beverages (CNVCPA). The event... Read more
09/02/2018 | Events

Invitation to the Annual Intellectual Property Symposium “AGEPI Readings”

On April 25, 2018, the State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) will host the twentieth edition of the Annual Intellectual Property Symposium “AGEPI Readings”. The event aims to create a discussion and socialization platform that will allow the exchange of ideas and the identification of new... Read more
08/02/2018 | Events

Strengthening the Patent Attorneys System, Topic Discussed in a National Seminar

On 8 February this year, patent attorneys in intellectual property met in a national seminar entitled "Strengthening the Patent Attorneys System in the Republic of Moldova. Best Practices of EU Member States”. The event was organized by AGEPI with the support of the EU Technical Assistance Project... Read more
08/02/2018 | Information

WIPO Educational Resource: Respect for Trademarks

A new interactive learning resource focused on “Respect for Trademarks” and intended for young people aged 14 to 19 is accessible via the portal of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) - RespectforIP.org, thus completing the existing microsite on “Respect for Copyright”. This... Read more
07/02/2018 | Events

Launch of the Contests “Trademark of the Year 2017” and “Quality Achievement Award 2017”

The State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Moldova (CCI) announce the launch of the contests “Trademark of the Year 2017” and “Quality Achievement Award 2017”. The announcement of the launch of the contests was made by AGEPI... Read more
07/02/2018 | Events

The Current Situation in the Field of Geographical Indications, Discussed During a High-Level Meeting

The current situation in the field of geographical indications (GIs), appellations of origin (AO) and traditional specialties guaranteed (TSG) in the Republic of Moldova, the challenges faced by system users, and the possible solutions that would contribute to the development of this system were... Read more
05/02/2018 | Events

World Intellectual Property Day – April 26, 2018

Every year, on April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day to learn more about the role that intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, industrial designs, copyright) play in encouraging innovation and creativity. The 2018 theme of World Intellectual Property Day is: Powering... Read more
02/02/2018 | Events

Opportunities Offered by Intellectual Property for Entrepreneurial Development

On 2 February this year, the State Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI), with the support of the EU VIP4SME Project “Value IP for SMEs”, organized a Workshop entitled “Three Opportunities Offered by Intellectual Property for ntrepreneurial Development”. The event took... Read more
26/01/2018 | Events

AGEPI Obliges Collective Management Organizations to Honor Their Commitments

During the period of October – December 2017, the Commission for the Control of Activities of the Organizations for Collective Management of Economic Copyright and/or Related Rights within the State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) exercised the annual general control of the activity of... Read more
25/01/2018 | Events

Protection of Intellectual Property, Discussed in the Jean Monnet Winter School

The State Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI) organized, on January 25, a roundtable entitled “Protection of Intellectual Property” in the Jean Monnet Winter School “European Union Innovation Management”, held in the period 24-26 January, at the Academy of Economic... Read more
18/01/2018 | Events

Public Consultation with Stakeholders on Amending the Law on Copyright and Related Rights

On January 16, this year, at the State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) were organized public debates on the Draft Law for amending and completing the Law No. 139 of 2 July 2010 on Copyright and Related Rights, with the participation of both representatives of air and cable broadcasting... Read more
16/01/2018 | Events

Workshop on Intellectual Property in the framework of the National Exhibition „Made in Moldova”

On 2 February , the State Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI), with the support of the EU project VIP4SME ”Value IP for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)”, organizes a Workshop entitled ”Three Opportunities Provided by Intellectual Property for Entrepreneurial... Read more
10/01/2018 | Announces

Contest to Fill the Vacancy of Non-Key Expert (Software Developer) within the European Union Project

In order to develop the intellectual property data exchange system between public institutions with responsibilities in the field of protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights in the Republic of Moldova, the procedure for the recruitment of a non-key expert (software developer)... Read more
27/12/2017 | Announces

AGEPI Waives the Issue of Interlocutory Decisions for Patent Attorneys in the International Trademark Examination Procedure

In order to optimize the procedures and to reduce the examination periods, as of 01.01.2018, AGEPI waives the issue of interlocutory decisions for patent attorneys in the international trademark examination procedure. Thus, decisions will be sent simultaneously to both the patent attorney and the... Read more
27/12/2017 | Information

A New Edition of the International Classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks (Vienna Classification)

By Order of the Director General of AGEPI No. 252 of 11 December 2017 on the application of the eighth edition of the Vienna Classification issued pursuant to the Decision of the Committee of Experts of the Vienna Union on the International Classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks (... Read more

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