IBC Legal is holding its third annual IP in the Middle East workshop in Dubai on 29-30 September 2014.The speakers of this event are lawyers and practitioners working in the field of IP laws in the UAE.
‘IP Leadership Forum’ will be held on 10-13 January 2015 at Le Meridian hotel, New Delhi. The theme of the conference is “IP as a commercial tool in designing the Future”.
The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan has issued a Regulation No 11 of 2014 for the licensing and approval of Trusted Third Parties (Certification Authorities) based on article 40 (b) of the Electronic Transaction Law No. 85 of 2001 (published in page 181 of the Official Gazette 5264/16-01–2014.
I have finished an online course with Professor Terry Fisher on US Copyright Law entitled Copyright X 2014. The course is developed by the HarvardX distance-learning initiative, and the Berkman Center for Internet and Society.
There has been an interesting development in the activities of the Commission for Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice (Haia) with the creation of a specialized department to tackle cybercrimes.
Professor Terry Flew from CCI has published a new book entitled Global Creative Industries that discusses the case of strengthening copyright in developing countries.
The Loyola of Los Angeles International & Comparative Law Review (ILR) has published my article entitled “A Pragmatic Approach to Intellectual Property and Development: A Case Study of the Jordanian Copyright Law in the Internet Age”.
IBC Legal is holding its second annual IP in the Middle East workshop in Sofitel Dubai, Jumeirah Beach on 23-24 September 2013.The speakers of this event are lawyers and practitioners working in the field of IP and IT laws in the UAE.
Dr Francis Gurry, The Director General of WIPO delivered a lecture at Melbourne Law School on 22 August 2013 on redefining the role of IP system in the face of a fast changing globalized world.
International negotiators meeting under the auspices of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) adopted today a landmark new treaty that boosts access to books for the benefit of hundreds of millions of people who are blind, visually impaired and print-disabled.