Press Releases

Full list of Press-Releases ordered chronologically.

29/01/2021 | Events

Press Release on the Accredited Organizations for Collective Management of Economic Copyright and/or Related Rights

The State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI), in its capacity of central administrative authority subordinated to the Government, responsible for promoting and carrying out activities in the field of legal protection of copyright and related rights, acting under the provisions of Article 4(1)h... Read more
18/01/2021 | Events

World Intellectual Property Day 2021: Intellectual Property and SMEs

On April 26, the member states of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) celebrate World Intellectual Property Day, to pay tribute to the contribution that intellectual property (IP) makes to innovation and creativity. WIPO announced the theme of World Intellectual Property Day 2021,... Read more
14/01/2021 | Events

European Commission published Counterfeit and Piracy Watch List 2020

The European Commission has published the Counterfeit and Piracy Watch List 2020 to make public websites, e-commerce platforms, online pharmacies and physical marketplaces in the third countries of the European Union that are reported to engage in, facilitate or benefit from trade in counterfeit or... Read more
14/01/2021 | Events

AGEPI adopted the Practice Paper: Likelihood of Confusion - Relative Grounds of Refusal

The State Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI) announces the adoption of the Practice Paper: Likelihood of Confusion (impact of non-distinctive/weak components) - Relative Grounds of Refusal. This Practice Paper has been prepared in line with the Common Communication resulting of the Common... Read more
06/01/2021 | Events

The Report on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in the Internal Market Has Been Launched

The European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights has launched the Report on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in the Internal Market: Result of Confiscations in the EU Member States for 2019 . The report was prepared following the analysis of 2019 data on... Read more
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