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2002 AIPPI Executive Committee Meeting – Lisbon

June 16, 2002 - June 22, 2002

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Start:
June 16, 2002
End:
June 22, 2002
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Venue

Lisbon
Lisbon, Portugal
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Standing Committee

TRIPS

  • Scope of Work:

    To monitor, comment and advise AIPPI on policy and legal frameworks relating to the WTO/TRIPS Agreement and its implementation, including:

    · study of, and advice to the Bureau and AIPPI members on, proposed amendments of or additions
    to the TRIPS Agreement
    · monitoring international developments which impact on the WTO position/negotiations on TRIPS
    · monitoring activities of other international and regional bodies (GOs and NGOs) in relation to WTO/TRIPS

    (the Field).
    To advise the Bureau of:
    · developments in the Field meriting an AIPPI position, including any further study or analysis necessary or desirable to determine an AIPPI position;
    · possible avenues for cooperation with GOs and other NGOs in the Field.

    To identify, select and provide the Bureau key documents relevant to the Fieldi, including:
    · WTO/TRIPS documentation
    · other documents of general interest on TRIPS related issues

    To serve as a resource for AIPPI when positions relevant to the Field are conveyed by AIPPI, including, in the absence of an existing AIPPI position, to formulate a position if requested by the Bureau.

    At the request of the Bureau, submit or represent, or instruct other AIPPI representatives, as to AIPPI’s position in international fora, including meetings of WIPO, WTO and other meetings of GOs and NGOs.

    To co-ordinate with other AIPPI committees as specified below.

  • Documentation:
  • Required coordination with other committees:

    Standing Committee on IP and Genetic Resources / Traditional Knowledge
    Standing Committee on Geographical Indications

Members:
  • Chair: Catherine MATEU (France)
  • Co-Chair: Manoj MENDA (India)
  • Co-Chair: Gustavo Starling LEONARDOS (Brazil)
  • Secretary: Melanie JOSE (Finland)
  • Member: Russell A. BAGNALL (South Africa)
  • Member: Konrad BECKER (Switzerland)
  • Member: Lorenza FERRARI HOFER (Switzerland)
  • Member: Ivan T. HJERTMAN (Sweden)
  • Member: Kelly HYNDMAN (United States of America)
  • Member: Jussi KARTTUNEN (Finland)
  • Member: Takeshi KOMATANI (Japan)
  • Member: Irina G. OZOLINA (Russian Federation)
  • Member: Iván A. POLI (Argentina)
  • Member: Luca RINALDI (Italy)
  • Member: Michael B. STEWART (United States of America)
  • Member: Susan VILLANUEVA (Philippines)
  • Member: Shaohui YUAN (China)
Reporters:
  • Assistant Reporter General: Yusuke INUI

Study Committee

Criminal law sanctions with regard to the infringementof intellectual property rights

Les sanctions pénales relatives à la violation des droitsde propriété intellectuelle

Strafrechtliche Sanktionen bei der Verletzung vonRechten des geistigen Eigentums

Q169 Status: Dissolved Meeting:
  • Main Task:

    To prepare a Draft Resolution to be presented at the Meeting of the Executive Committee to be held in Lisbon in June 2002.

Members:
  • Chairman: Ella CHEONG (Independent members)
  • Member: Nuno CRUZ (Portugal)
  • Member: Young-chol KIM (Republic of Korea)
  • Member: Otto LICKS B. (Brazil)
  • Member: Dario Fausto TANZIANI (South Africa)
  • Co-Chairmen: Willem A.J. Hoorneman (The Netherlands)
  • Secretary: Gusztáv Bacher (Hungary)
Reporters:
  • Assistant to the Reporter General: Dariusz SZLEPER

Study Committee

Use of a mark “as a mark” as a legal requirement in respect of acquisition, maintenance and infringement of rights

L'usage de la marque "en tant que marque" comme condition légale au regard de l'acquisition, du maintien et de la contrefaçon des droits.

Benützung einer Marke "als Marke" als rechtliche Voraussetzung bezüglich Erwerb, Aufrechterhaltung und Verletzung der Rechte

Q168 Status: Dissolved Meeting:
  • Main Task:

    To prepare a Draft Resolution to be presented at the Meeting of the Executive Committee to be held in Lisbon in June 2002.

Members:
  • Co-Chairmen: John BOCHNOVIC (Administrative Account)
  • Member: Andr ECHEVERR (Chile)
  • Member: Paul HARRIS (United Kingdom)
  • Member: Pierre-Alain KILLIAS (Switzerland)
  • Member: Susanna LEONG (Singapore)
  • Secretary: Ingrid Mennens (Belgium)
  • Member: Karen Dyekjaer-Hansen (interim - Denmark)
Reporters:
  • Deputy Reporter General: Ian KARET

Study Committee

Current standards for prior art disclosure in assessing novelty and inventive step requirements

Les critères actuels de la divulgation de l'art antérieur pour l'appréciation des conditions de nouveauté et d'activité inventive

Gegenwärtige Standards für Offenbarungen im Stand der Technik bei der Beurteilung der Voraussetzungen der Neuheit und der Erfindungshöhe

Q167 Status: Dissolved Meeting:
  • Main Task:

    To prepare a Draft Resolution to be presented at the Meeting of the Executive Committee to be held in Lisbon in June 2002.

Members:
  • Secretary: Gérard MYON (France)
  • Chairman: Gunnar BAUMGäRTEL (Germany)
  • Member: Rajesh H. ACHARYA (India)
  • Member: Andrew MASSIE (Australia)
  • Member: Jorge MIER Y CONCHA SEGURA (Mexico)
  • Member: Takaki NISHIJIMA (Japan)
  • Co-Chairmen: Edward Fiorito (USA)
Reporters:
  • Deputy Reporter General: Jochen BüHLING
  • Assistant to the Reporters General: Thierry CALAME

Standing Committee

IP and genetic resources / traditional knowledge

PI relative aux resources génétiques / saviors traditionnels

IP und genetische Ressourcen / traditionelles Wissen

  • Scope of Work:

    To monitor, comment and advise AIPPI on policy and legal frameworks relating to IP and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (GRTK), including:
    •    review of policy initiatives, and proposed regulatory and legislative changes
    •    review of regulatory and judicial decisions
    •    submission of comments and recommendations to the Bureau reflecting an appropriate balance between the interests of various stakeholders

    (the Field)
    To advise the Bureau of:
    •    developments in the Field meriting an AIPPI position, including any further study or analysis necessary or desirable to determine an AIPPI position;
    •    possible avenues for cooperation with GOs and other NGOs in the Field.
    To identify, select and provide to the Bureau key documentation relevant to the Field , including:
    •    all drafts of and all published comments – also from other NGOs – on the GRTK.

    To serve as a resource for AIPPI when positions relevant to the Field are conveyed by AIPPI, including, in the absence of an existing AIPPI position, to formulate a position if requested by the Bureau.

    At the request of the Bureau, submit or represent, or instruct other AIPPI representatives, as to AIPPI’s position in international fora, including meetings of WIPO, CBD, UNESCO and related UN Meetings.

    To co ordinate with other AIPPI committees as specified below

  • Documentation:
  • Required coordination with other committees:

    Standing Committee on TRIPS

Members:
  • Chair: Maria Carmen DE SOUZA BRITO (Brazil)
  • Co-Chair: Martin MICHAUS (Mexico)
  • Secretary: Cristobal PORZIO (Chile)
  • Member: Marlies ALLAN (Nigeria)
  • Member: Gaëlle BOUROUT (France)
  • Member: Ke KE (China)
  • Member: Daisy MACHYTKA-FRANK (Hungary)
  • Member: David MOORE (United States of America)
  • Member: Marta REIS E SILVA (Brazil)
  • Member: DeAnn F. SMITH (United States of America)
  • Member: Willem A. VAN ROOY (South Africa)
  • Member: Lauso ZAGATO (Italy)
  • Member: Carla ZUDDAS (Italy)
Reporters:
  • Assistant to the Reporter General: Ralph NACK

Standing Committee

Community Patent Regulation

Règlement sur le brevet communautaire

Die Gemeinschaftspatent-Verordnung

  • Main Task:

    To study and prepare an opinion paper, expressing the views of AIPPI national and regional groups of the European Commission proposal.

  • Monitoring:

    To monitor:
    – The evolution of the European Commission’s proposal.
    – The opinion documents prepared by other Organizations.

  • Advise Bureau:

    To advise on:
    – Developments in the status of the European Commission proposal;
    – Issues meriting further study;
    – instruction to AIPPI Representatives;
    – possibilities of cooperation with NGOs

  • Documentation:

    Collect and provide the Bureau with:
    – documents prepared by the European Commission, European Parliament, Member States and other bodies;
    – documents originating from other NGOs

  • Reporting:

    To provide (in addition to point 7):
    – within 1 month a written Report on all Meetings attended
    – immediately Reports on matters of special interest in the field

  • Special Instructions:

    Except as otherwise agreed all Reports, Minutes and other documentation are to be submitted to the General Secretariat.

Members:
  • Chair: Peter-Ulrik PLESNER (Denmark)
  • Co-Chair: Luc SANTARELLI (France)
  • Member: Geoffrey BAYLISS (United Kingdom)
  • Member: Nanno M. LENZ (Germany)
  • Member: Ana Maria P.da SILVA (Portugal)
  • Member: Luigi Carlo UBERTAZZI (Italy)
  • Secretary: Enrique Armijo (SP)
  • Member: Takhiro Koshibu (JP)
Reporters:
  • Assistant to the Reporter General: Sara ULFSDOTTER

Bureau Advisory Committee

Membership Committee

Commission de relation avec les Membres

Mitgliedschafts-Ausschuss

Q171 Status: Dissolved Meeting:
  • Main Task:

    To investigate and make recommendations to the Bureau on the following subjects in relation to National and Regional Groups, in the interest of advancing the standards obtained by them to the benefit of AIPPI and its membership as a whole:

    – The adequacy of their respective Rules to meet the requirements of the Statutes of AIPPI.
    – Their performance in meeting the requirements of the Statutes of AIPPI and its needs.
    – What AIPPI should do to better assist them to meet its requirements and needs.
    – What AIPPI should do to better assist them to meet the needs of their own Members.
    – What action AIPPI should be empowered to take where National or Regional Groups do not adequately meet the requirements of the Statutes of AIPPI and its needs.

  • Advise Bureau:

    Advise Bureau in writing on all activities of the Committee.

Members:
  • Member: Marlies ALLAN (Nigeria)
  • Member: Kiyoshi ASAMURA (Japan)
  • Member: Jan E. HELGERUD (Norway)
  • Member: Robert W. SACOFF (United States of America)
  • Member: Luis C. SCHMIDT RUIZ DEL M. (Mexico)
  • Chairman: J. Michael Dowling (Australia)

Presentation of Mr. Philip Thomas, Director, Patent Policy Department of WIPO

I

 

The role of IP rights in the global economy


II

 

The tension between competition law and intellectual property law