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Computer Law Review International (CRi)

Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt

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Ein Online-Magazin, das sich an die Unternehmens- und Verbandspraxis, den Rechtsmarkt sowie die Justiz richtet

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Institut Européen Entreprise et Propriété Intellectuelle (IEEPI)

IEEPI is a vocational training institute which was created by the French Ministry of Industry and the French National Patent Office (INPI) in order to develop the strategic use of IP systems in European businesses, with a particular focus on SMEs, and Public Research Organizations. IEEPI proposes each year 200 training days on economic and strategic issues of intellectual property.


AIPPI World Congress, 11 – 14 October 2020 • Hangzhou, China

The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, known as AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle), is the world’s leading International Organization dedicated to the development and improvement of laws for the protection of intellectual property. It is a politically neutral, non-profit organization, based in Switzerland with over 9000 Members representing more than 125 countries. We are proud to announce that our next annual World Congress will take place in Hangzhou, China, from October 11 – 14, 2020. The Congress is not only an excellent opportunity to network with colleagues, clients and friends; it is also a place to learn about and discuss issues in IP law during daily panel sessions and other events.



With approximately 5,000 members in Germany and abroad, the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), founded in 1891, is the largest and oldest association in Germany that is devoted to the protection of intellectual property.

Its members include German and foreign individuals – lawyers, patent attorneys, judges, academics, as well as enterprises, associations of enterprises and their respective staff members and representatives. Staff members of the German and European trademark and patent authorities and of the international organisations competent for the protection of intellectual property are also among the members. The purpose of the Association according to its statutes is the academic advancement and development of industrial property and copyright law at the German, European and international level, i.e. in the field of law today called “intellectual property law.

GRUR does not pursue personal, professional or commercial interests, but exclusively and directly academic objectives of a non-profit nature.



Im VPP sind Fachleute des Gewerblichen Rechtsschutzes vereinigt – vor allem:

  • Patentsachbearbeiter;
  • Europäische Patentvertreter;
  • Patentassessoren;
  • Patentanwälte;
  • spezialisierte Rechtsanwälte;
  • Mitglieder von spezialisierten Gerichten;
  • Mitarbeiter von Behörden und Institutionen;
  • Hochschullehrer;
  • Rechercheure, Informations- und Dokumentationsspezialisten;
  • Patentverwaltungsspezialisten;
  • Patentanwaltsfachangestellte.

Der VPP vertritt in erster Linie die Interessen seiner in der Industrie beschäftigten Mitglieder.