On November 23, 2023 we are organizing our second member event of the year at the Belgian Intellectual Property Office in Brussels. All information can be found here. Enrolment is open until November 13, 2023.
On September 28, 2023, we are organizing together with the EPO an online seminar about MyEPO Portfolio. All information can be found here. We are happy to share with you the link to the recorded webinar: (194) MyEPO Portfolio seminar for BELAIPA – YouTube
We are happy to share one of our member’s article about EPAC. Thanks to Monika for sharing her experience with us. This summary and personal feeling about EPAC 2022 are very interesting ! You can find more information about EPAC, dedicated EPEC courses and enrolment… Read More »EPAC 2022 – 2023
On Tuesday 18 April 2023 our Dutch sister organisation is having their Annual General Meeting and Conference in Eindhoven. Members of BELAIPA have free access to this event. More information about the agenda and how to register can be found on their website.
Meeting on the 16th of March at Janssen Pharmaceutica NV. During this event, addressed specifically at IP paralegals, we will discuss the most recent developments in the PCT systems, followed by an in-depth discussion of specific topics of both the international and the national phase of… Read More »Annual meeting and Member event (PCT Procedures)
Do you want to become a member of our association? You find all information in our letter and membership form.
Our colleagues of the Dutch Platform Formalities Officers are organising on the 13th of October 2022 a live Master Class Unitary Patent and Unitary Patent Court at Unilever in Wageningen, preceded by a visit to the Future Foods Kitchens division. Enrolment is open up until… Read More »Master Class Unitary Patent and Unitary Patent Court
The EPO introduces a new certification scheme for patent administrators. The first exam is planned on 12.12.2022. Check here for further info (English): https://www.epo.org/news-events/news/2022/20220714.html
The Belgian Intellectual Property Office announced the conference ‘The Unitary Patent System – A game change for innovation in Europe’ taking place in their offices in Brussels. More news to follow…
We are happy to announce that BELAIPA will become the 6th organization/country represented in EPIPA. BELAIPA will start as an associate member for the next coming years with the ultimate goal of becoming a full member. EPIPA represents over 1500 IP Administrators.
Click here for the “June 2022” edition of the Newsletter from the Dutch Platform for Formalities Officers (in Dutch only).
On tuesday 28 june 2022, the Dutch platform for formalities officers will be hosting an online Trademarks event in cooperation with EUIPO.Members of the Platform get free access to this event.More information about the webinar and how to register can be found on the website… Read More »Masterclass Trademarks Platform Formalities Officers
Additional date for NAIPA’s webinar on “The Unitary Patent”: 6 april 2022Members of the Platform get free access to this webinar.More information about the webinar and how to register can be found on the website of EPIPA: https://epipa.eu/events
Further details on the website https://formalitiesofficers.nl/en/training
On wednesday March 23 2022, our Norwegian sister organization NAIPA will be hosting a webinar on “The Unitary Patent”.Members of the Platform get free access to this webinar.More information about the webinar and how to register can be found on the website of EPIPA: https://epipa.eu/events
Click here for the “January 2022” edition of the Newsletter from the Dutch Platform for Formalities Officers (in Dutch only).
EPIPA has announced more details regarding the preparation of the European Examination for Formalities Officers, called EPAC (European Patent Administrators Certificate). A support group with representatives from EPO, EPI and EPIPA will be set up shortly. The goal is having the first exam take place… Read More »EPAC (European Patent Administrators Certificate)
We are pleased to announce the creation of the Belgian Association for Intellectual Property Administrators(BELAIPA).