Find printable Information, Terms and Conditions for the 2018 AIPPI World Congress in Cancun, HERE.This panel session will examine different options available for enforcement of IP rights and provide analysis on how strategic use can be made of those options, either alone or in conjunction with civil proceedings... This panel session will explore the availability of IP protection for innovation in the agricultural sector, the scope and limits to such protection and the implications for enforcement of IP rights... This panel session will consider how the scope of protection in relation to equivalents is currently assessed in various jurisdictions, and explore whether there is a wider trend towards permitting equivalents... What volume is sufficient for use to qualify as "genuine"?Relevant details are available upon completion of registration.Please be informed that when paying by bank transfer, the total registration amount must be received by AIPPI within 15 days of submitting the application for registration.Without a payment confirmation, the registration is incomplete and the individual will not be considered as registered for the Congress.The incomplete registration may be automatically deleted without further notice.Any enquiries regarding further information or emergency protocol should be directed to the embassy of one’s home country in Mexico.We recommend that each participant contact his or her embassy to inform them of the details of their trip abroad prior to arriving in Mexico.
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Can use of a trademark with some modifications still meet the bar?
This panel session will address these and a number of other issues related to the use requirement for trademarks that exists in many jurisdictions... This session will not only feature Simon's reflections on the IP system as a result of this very personal experience, but a musical experience for all: Simon will be joined by his band members to perform at the session... The Young AIPPI Forum is an educational and networking event designed for young Congress attendees to network and make contacts in a multicultural professional environment.
Any requests for changes must be sent in writing to the AIPPI General Secretariat by contacting For cancellations received before July 12, 2018, the registration fee will be refunded (less USD 150 for administrative costs). Requests for modification of a registration are free of charge until July 12, 2018.
After that date, a handling fee of USD 150 per modification will be charged.