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WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION (WIPO) MASTER “INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES” IN POLAND

WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION (WIPO) MASTER “INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES” IN POLAND

August 4, 2020

We have a pleasure to announce an invitation of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) for two-years Master program “Intellectual Property and New Technologies” jointly organized by the WIPO, the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland and the Jagiellonian University in Krakow.

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MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA AND THE VISEGRAD PATENT INSTITUTE CONCERNING INTERNATIONAL PATENT APPLICATIONS WAS SIGNED

MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA AND THE VISEGRAD PATENT INSTITUTE CONCERNING INTERNATIONAL PATENT APPLICATIONS WAS SIGNED

July 29, 2020

In accordance to the WIPO Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia and the Visegrad Patent Institute signed the Memorandum of Understanding concerning functioning of the Visegrad Patent Institute as the International Preliminary Examination and International Search Authority for international (PCT) applications submited by citizens of the Republic of Serbia or persons having residence or business headquarters in the Republic of Serbia. The Memorandum of Understanding enters into force on 1 September 2020.

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10 JULY – DATE OF BIRTH OF NIKOLA TESLA AND THE DAY OF SCIENCE IN SERBIA

10 JULY – DATE OF BIRTH OF NIKOLA TESLA AND THE DAY OF SCIENCE IN SERBIA

July 10, 2020

At today’s day, on 10 July 1856, in Smiljan, Nikola Tesla was born, and that day was proclaimed as the Day of Science in the Republic of Serbia. Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) was without a doubt one of the greatest world inventors having in mind that our everyday life is based on his inventions.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

July 8, 2020

In compliance with the health situation  in the city of Belgrade, we ask all the users of our services to perform communication with the Office by telephone or post as well as to file requests or applications by the e-mail portal or at the address of the Intellectual Property Office, Kneginje Ljubice 5, Belgrade.

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THE AGREEMENT ON COOPERATION FOR ENHANCING OF THE USE OF MEDIATION IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DISPUTES IS SIGNED BY THE MINISTRY OF JUSTICE, COMPETENT COURTS AND THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE

THE AGREEMENT ON COOPERATION FOR ENHANCING OF THE USE OF MEDIATION IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DISPUTES IS SIGNED BY THE MINISTRY OF JUSTICE, COMPETENT COURTS AND THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE

June 29, 2020

On 28 May 2020, Ministry of Justice of Republic of Serbia, Commercial Court of Appeal, Commercial Court in Belgrade, Court of Appeal in Belgrade, High Court in Belgrade, and Intellectual Property Office signed the Agreement on Cooperation for enhancing of the use of Mediation in in Intellectual Property Disputes.
Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, a special ceremony is postponed and will be subsequently organized with the aim to officially present and promote the Agreement when circumstances allow.

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WEBINAR “MEDIATION UNDER THE WIPO RULES” - WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

WEBINAR “MEDIATION UNDER THE WIPO RULES” - WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

June 8, 2020


We have a pleasure to announce that the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center will host the webinar “Mediation under the WIPO Rules” on Tuesday, 16 June 2020, in two terms, from 10.00 - 11.00 a.m. and from 17.00 – 18.00.

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ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ONLINE DATABASE OF IP JUDGEMENTS - WIPO Lex-Judgments

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE ONLINE DATABASE OF IP JUDGEMENTS - WIPO Lex-Judgments

May 14, 2020


The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has notified Member States that the current database of IP laws and treaties (WIPO Lex) is expanding to include IP judgments in companion database entitled WIPO Lex-Judgments. WIPO Lex-Judgments is expected to be released to the public by the end of 2020.

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DATA FROM THE TRADEMARKS FROM SERBIA – IN THE WIPO DATA BASE – GLOBAL BRAND DATABASE

DATA FROM THE TRADEMARKS FROM SERBIA – IN THE WIPO DATA BASE – GLOBAL BRAND DATABASE

May 5, 2020

From April 30, 2020, in the data base – Global Brand Database, maintained by the World Intellectual Property Organization – WIPO – data are available for over 56,000 trademarks and trademark applications that are registered or in the procedure of registration in the Intellectual Property Office for the territory of Serbia.

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WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DAY – APRIL 26, 2020

WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DAY – APRIL 26, 2020

April 24, 2020

INNOVATE FOR A GREEN FUTURE

Every April 26, we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day to learn about the role that intellectual property (IP) rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity.

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA

April 2, 2020

The Annual Report 2019 about the activities of the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia in 2019 has been published.

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IMPORTANT NOTICE RELATED TO COVID-19

IMPORTANT NOTICE RELATED TO COVID-19

March 25, 2020

The Serbian Government has declared the national state of emergency due to the COVID -19 crisis on March 15th 2020, („Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia“, 29/2020) in the Republic of Serbia.

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IMPORTANT NOTICE ON COMMUNICATION RELATED TO COVID-19

IMPORTANT NOTICE ON COMMUNICATION RELATED TO COVID-19

March 18, 2020

For the safety reasons, during the state of emergency that was officially announced by the Serbian Government on March 15th, 2020, the Office continues to communicate and do the business with clients exclusively by phone or electronically contact page.
The receipt of applications and other submissions will be done through the E-application portal or postal shipments.

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ACCESSION OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA TO THE MARRAKESH TREATY

March 5, 2020

At the Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), on February 24, 2020, the instruments on the accession of the Republic of Serbia to the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Otherwise Print Disabled were deposited.

This international treaty, with regard to the Republic of Serbia, shall enter into force on May 24, 2020.

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IN MEMORIAM – BLAGOTA ŽARKOVIĆ

IN MEMORIAM – BLAGOTA ŽARKOVIĆ

February 27, 2020

On February 25th, 2020, in the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia, a commemoration was held for the recently deceased, long-time Director of the IPO, Mr. Blagota Žarković. The commemoration was attended by the members of the family, friends and colleagues of Mr. Žarković. His personality and lifelong-work was spoken about by Mr. Vladimir Marić, Director of the IPO,  Mr. Slobodan Marković, Ph.D, professor at the Faculty of Law of Belgrade University,  Mr. Aleksandar Petrović, professor at the Faculty of Philology of Belgrade University,  Mr. Andjelko Glavašević, President of the Administrative Board of the Association of Inventors of  Vojvodina  and Ms. Branka Totić, Asst.Director of the IPO. At the commemoration, a recording from the archives of the RTS, from the emission Treasury was shown, where Mr. Žarković speaks about the work of Nikola Tesla.

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PAN-EUROPEAN SEAL PROGRAM

PAN-EUROPEAN SEAL PROGRAM

February 24, 2020

As a member of Pan-European Seal Program network, that consists of European universities where intellectual property is studied and two international organizations, European Patent Organization (EPO) and Intellectual Property Office of the European Union (EUIPO), Belgrade University is invited to propose the best young experts for one-year Internship at both international organizations.

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HIGH LEVEL MEETING OF THE COORDINATION BODY

HIGH LEVEL MEETING OF THE COORDINATION BODY

February 20, 2020

On Wednesday, 19 February 2020, in the premises of the Intellectual Property Office, a meeting lasting throughout the day was held at the high level, including members of the Coordination Body for the efficient protection of the intellectual property rights in the Republic of Serbia and the representatives of the Danish Interagency Network for fighting against infringements of the intellectual property rights, with the participation of foreign experts. The meeting was organized with the support of the Twinning Project of the European Union under the title “Protection and Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights”.

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THE TRADEMARK LAW AND THE MARRAKESH TREATY TO FACILITATE ACCESS

January 24, 2020

The Parliament of the Republic of Serbia passed today The Trademark Law and the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Otherwise Print Disabled.

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WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

December 25, 2019

SIA-WIPO JOINT SYMPOSIUM: ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION FOR FINTECH DISPUTES IN ZURICH ON 5 FEBRUARY 2020

We have a pleasure to announce that the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center will host the SIA-WIPO Joint Symposium: Arbitration and Mediation for FinTech Disputes on 5 February 2020 in Zurich.

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MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE CHINA NATIONAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ADMINISTRATION SIGNED November

MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE CHINA NATIONAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ADMINISTRATION SIGNED November

November 27, 2019

The Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia welcomed yesterday a delegation of six officials of the China National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) headed by the top leader of that institution, Mr Shen Changyu, Commissioner. The Chinese delegation, apart from Commissioner Shen, consisted of Mr. Bai, Director General of International Cooperation Department, Mr. Hu, Director General - General Affairs Office, Ms. Hu, Division Director of International Cooperation Department, Mr. Han, Deputy Director - General Affairs Office and Ms. Xiao, Project Administrator of International Cooperation.

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REGIONAL SEMINAR “IP INSTITUTIONAL POLICIES: CHALLENGES IN ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION”

REGIONAL SEMINAR “IP INSTITUTIONAL POLICIES: CHALLENGES IN ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION”

November 7, 2019

The seminar “IP Institutional Policies: Challenges in Adoption and Implementation” was organized in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Belgrade University with great success on November 5-6, 2019 in the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia in Belgrade.

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LIST OF MEDIATORS WITH SPECIAL KNOWLEGDE IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DISPUTES

October 18, 2019

List of Mediators with Special Knowledge in Intellectual Property Disputes can be seen at the Intellectual Property Office’s website at the “mediation” webpage as from today.

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WIPO SEMINAR “IP INSTITUTIONAL POLICIES: CHALLENGES IN ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION”

WIPO SEMINAR “IP INSTITUTIONAL POLICIES: CHALLENGES IN ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION”

October 15, 2019

University experts engaged in IP policies development and implementation and technology commercialization are invited to apply for the WIPO Seminar “IP Institutional Policies: Challenges in Adoption and Implementation” organized in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and the University of Belgrade on 5 – 6 November 2019 at the Intellectual Property Office in Belgrade.

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WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

October 14, 2019

WEBINAR “HAVE YOU CONSIDERED WIPO MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION SERVICES FOR YOUR PATENT DISPUTES?”

We have a pleasure to announce that the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center will host the webinar “Have you considered WIPO mediation and arbitration services for your patent disputes?” on Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 10.00 - 11.00 a.m.

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INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA (IPORS) HAS STARTED TO USE EUIPO DESIGNCLASS

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA (IPORS) HAS STARTED TO USE EUIPO DESIGNCLASS

September 30, 2019

As of 30 September 2019, Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia (IPORS) has started to use European Intellectual Property Office’s (EUIPO) Harmonised database of product indications (HDBPI) in DesignClass.

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WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

September 13, 2019

WIPO MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION WORKSHOP in Paris on 7 November 2019

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WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

WIPO ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION CENTER

June 19, 2019

WEBINAR “HAVE YOU CONSIDERED WIPO MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION SERVICES FOR YOUR TRADEMARK DISPUTES?”

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REALIZATION OF THE WIPO SEMINAR ON MADRID INTERNATIONAL TRADEMARK SYSTEM

REALIZATION OF THE WIPO SEMINAR ON MADRID INTERNATIONAL TRADEMARK SYSTEM

June 18, 2019

WIPO Seminar on Madrid International Trademark System organized in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) was held on 17 – 18 June 2019 at the Intellectual Property Office in Belgrade.

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WIPO SEMINAR ON MADRID SYSTEM

WIPO SEMINAR ON MADRID SYSTEM

May 15, 2019

Experts engaged in trademark registration are invited to participate at the WIPO Seminar on Madrid System organized in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) on 17 – 18 June 2019 at the Intellectual Property Office in Belgrade.

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ANNUAL REPORT OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA

March 14, 2019

The Annual Report 2018 about the activities of the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia in 2018 has been published.

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PAN-EUROPEAN SEAL PROGRAM

PAN-EUROPEAN SEAL PROGRAM

February 27, 2019

As a member of Pan-European Seal Program network, that consists of European universities where intellectual property is studied and two international organizations, European Patent Organization (EPO) and Intellectual Property Office of the European Union (EUIPO), Belgrade University is invited to propose the best young experts for one-year Internship at the European Patent Office.

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WEBINAR ON WIPO’S ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION SERVICES FOR COLLECTIVE MANAGEMENT RELATED DISPUTES

WEBINAR ON WIPO’S ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION SERVICES FOR COLLECTIVE MANAGEMENT RELATED DISPUTES

February 18, 2019

We have a pleasure to announce that the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center will host the webinar on WIPO's alternative dispute resolution services for collective management - related disputes on Wednesdays, 6 March 2019 at 10.00 - 11.00 a.m.

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OPEN DOORS

OPEN DOORS

February 14, 2019

We wish to inform all the interested parties that the following Open Doors in the current month shall be held on Thursday, February 21th, 2019 with the beginning at 12.a.m.

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SEMINAR ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS ENFORCEMENT

SEMINAR ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS ENFORCEMENT

February 1, 2019

On Thursday, January 31st, 2019, in the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia a seminar lasting for one day was held about the intellectual property rights enforcement. The seminar was organized in cooperation with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO).

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