Michael Wilson & Partners, Ltd. at the 133rd INTA’s Annual Meeting, San Francisco, USA
A team of lawyers of Michael Wilson & Partners, Ltd., being a permanent and valuable member to the International Trademark Association, has recently attended its Annual Meeting, held on 14-18 May 2011. INTA’s Annual Meeting is the international trademark community’s largest and most prestigious meeting with more than 8,000 participants from more than 190 countries.
MWP's team took an advantage of five days of educational programs, committee meetings, exhibits, social events and networking opportunities. This prominent event gathered together global IP professionals and provided an excellent platform for interaction of skills, knowledge and expertise. As part of the program, MWP's team participated in valuable skill-building workshops, industry breakouts, interactive table topics, and trademark law sessions focused on international topics along with some extremely valuable networking.
Kazakhstan is a party to the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO); the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property; Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT); the Eurasian Patent Convention; the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks; and the Berne Convention on Protection of Literary and Art Works. The National Institute of Intellectual Property (NIIP) of the Ministry of Justice of Kazakhstan is the State authorized body for protection of intellectual property rights. It implements the State policy in this sphere and issues patents and trademark certificates.
MWP boasts a dedicated Intellectual Property Practice Group that works extensively with trademarks, patents for inventions, industrial designs, utility models, and copyright. Our range of services includes, but is not limited to the registration and maintenance of trademarks and IP rights, industrial designs, licensing, sub-licensing, enforcement, piracy and anti-counterfeiting.
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