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And so this is Christmas at RCF

D. Diogo Trigueiros de Aragão presented the whole team with a delicious basket of Christmas stuffed with good things … followed by a fun lunch where we could also count on the presence of our partners and friends of SRS   A very merry Christmas and an happy new year

Portugal has new Industrial Property Code

The new Código da Propriedade Industrial (CPI), for Portugal, approved by Decree-Law no. 110/2018, which transposes the Directives (EU) 2015/2436 and (EU) 2016/943, was published on December 10. The new code shall enter into force in phases: The article 4th of this Decree-Law, which refers to the revocation of the necessary arbitration regime for the resolution […]

XIII Jornadas del Tribunal de Marcas de la Unión Europea

Representing RCF – PI, Madalena Pacheco, was present at the “XIII Jornadas del Tribunal de Marcas de la Unión Europea”, held at the Institute of Intellectual Property of the European Union – EUIPO in Alicante from 15 to 16 November 2018. The event was organized by ICALI – Ilustre Provincial College of Lawyers of Alicante, […]

85th epi Council Meeting November 2018

From 9th to 11th November, Helsinki, one of the world’s most livable and socially developed capitals, hosts the 85th EPI Council Meeting. The Council Meeting includes a theoretical session and a practical session. The goal is to achieve more effective communication with the EPO as a key to a successful and rapid examination procedure. Administrative, […]

INTA Leadership Meeting October 2018

The Leadership Meeting brings together INTA volunteers and leaders once a year to advance the Association’s objectives and goals. This meeting offers registrants an advanced-level educational program and the opportunity to conduct business and network with colleagues from around the world over four days in an amazing location. This year is held in a divine venue […]

76th ECTA Autumn Council and Committee Meetings

The extensive work carried out by the Association, combined with the high degree of professionalism and recognized technical capacity of its members, has established ECTA at the highest level and has enabled the Association to achieve the status of recognized spokesperson for experts in all fields issues related to the protection and use of trademarks, […]

RCF PI in GRUR Berlin 26 to 29 September 2018

The German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property , also known under the abbreviation “GRUR” and the name “Grüner Verein” (Green Association), is the largest and oldest association in Germany, that is devoted to the protection of intellectual property, which will take place between the 26th and 29th of September.   What better place for […]

RCF PI in MARQUES 32nd Annual Conference BRANDING STYLE

Paris the City of Light, the cosmopolitan capital knowned for fashion, beauty and art will received 2018 MARQUES Annual Conference The theme of the Conference is “Branding Style: Appearance, Aesthetics and Éclat” and many sessions will focus on topics such as branding, design and luxury goods. Issues such as the EU copyright reform, trade secrets […]

General Data Protection Regulation May 25, 2018

The new General Data Protection Regulation (2016/679) will become directly applicable on May 25, 2018. The aim of this legislation is to enable European citizens to better control the use of their personal data. The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) enhances privacy rights while increasing the Institutions’ obligations regarding data processing in any EU […]