Participants of the session are discussing the law and practice in the area of industrial designs and geographical indications
and WIPO country members' proposals on procedures and approaches to the protection of country names against registration and use as trademarks as well as the Report of the Committee's 37th Session.
The proposed amendment as an interim measure to protect Geographical Indications
(GIs) has now been gazetted, and will be tabled in Parliament shortly and National Intellectual Property Office of Sri Lanka (NIPO) is making preparations to issue GI registration certificates accordingly.
Based on the author's PhD dissertation, this volume compares the protection of geographical indications
in India with France and Europe, to understand how the legal tool can be internationalized and how this can influence these countries.
Pakistan, he said possesses several such products which have distinctive attributes through which they can make a niche in the international market once they are certified as Geographical Indications
He said that the delegation aims to stand on the protection of the Sudanese geographical indications
, particularly gum Arabic, sesame, cotton and karkadi products which are given preferential treatment in movement of the Sudanese exports abroad.
As the rest of the statement indicates, the convergence that Europe's largest farm group is seeking is convergence centered on Europe's livestock production practices, safe food handling standards, phytosanitary rules and intellectual property rights as expressed in the concept of geographical indications
Lyutenitsa has become the second Bulgarian product to be included by the Euroepan Commission in the Register of Protected Geographical Indications
Many of the cheese names we use have become protected geographical indications
in Europe, despite the fact that these names were established here for more than a century as generic names, or have become part of trademarks that identify local producers.
LAHORE -- Efforts are being made to get registered Sargodha Kinnow (a kind of orange) as Geographical Indication
(GI), which promises better return to the owner of that very product.
The quality package' proposed by the Commission contains: a regulation on quality systems; a modification of the single CMO on marketing standards; guidelines on best practice for development and functioning of agricultural product and foodstuff certification systems; guidelines for labelling of products using protected designations of origin (PDO) and protected geographical indications
(PGI) as ingredients.
Under the Agreement between Australia and the European Community on Trade in Wine, (1) in exchange for ostensibly more secure market access, Australia has given up the use of a large number of European geographical indications
and traditional expressions which would otherwise be unlikely to be protected.
are covered as part of intellectual property rights.