EUGIPP – OVERALL AND ANNUAL WORK PLAN

The EUGIPP focuses on three expected results.

  1. Technical cooperation: strengthening IP institutions, networks, and IP personnel, for a more efficient and user-friendly IPR system.
  2. Policy & Enforcement cooperation: supporting the modernisation, transparency and fair implementation of IP enforcement policies in Georgia.
  3. Awareness raising: increasing awareness on the benefits of a comprehensive IPR system among opinion makers and specific segments of the general public in Georgia.

Annual work plan

2020

No

Activity

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Dec

1

On-demand study or assistance related to strengthening the protection and/or enforcement and/or awareness of IPRs in the context of the AA/DCFTA

                 

Result 1 - Strengthened IP institutions, networks and related staff for an efficient IPR system in Georgia

2

Development of examination guidelines on Designs – Convergence of practices

 

   

 

         

3

Development of examination guidelines on trade marks– Convergence of practices

 

 

 

           

4

Quality Management System certification - ISO 9001

 

 

 

           

5

Seminar on Convergence of Practices

   

 

           

6

Conference on IP case law

                 

7

Study visit to the EUIPO

                 

8

Integration into TMClass and HBD terms translation into Georgian

                 

9

Support to Sakpatenti IP Training Center of Georgia (SIPTCG)

                 

Result 2 - Contributed to the modernization, transparency and fair implementation of IP policies and enforcement in Georgia

10

Gap analysis of the EU and Georgian legislations on trade marks and designs

 

 

             

11

Comparative study of the EU and Georgian legislations on copyright

 

 

             

12

Comparative analysis of the EU and Georgian legislations on enforcement

 

 

             

13

Compilation and review of the important IP decisions of European Court of Justice and General Court and the Boards of Appeal

                 

Result 3 - Increased awareness on the benefits of a comprehensive IPR system among opinion makers and specific segments of the general public in Georgia

14

Project Launch Event

                 

15

Creativity and IP in Georgian schools [1] [2] [3] [4]

                 

 

The EUGIPP focuses on three expected results.

  1. Technical cooperation: strengthening IP institutions, networks, and IP personnel, for a more efficient and user-friendly IPR system.
  2. Policy & Enforcement cooperation: supporting the modernisation, transparency and fair implementation of IP enforcement policies in Georgia.
  3. Awareness raising: increasing awareness on the benefits of a comprehensive IPR system among opinion makers and specific segments of the general public in Georgia.

Annual work plan

2021

No

Activity

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Dec

1

On-demand study or assistance related to strengthening the protection and/or enforcement and/or awareness of IPRs in the context of the AA/DCFTA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Result 1 - Strengthened IP institutions, networks and related staff for an efficient IPR system in Georgia

2

Development of examination guidelines on Designs – Convergence of practices [1]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Development of examination guidelines on trade marks– Convergence of practices

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

Alignment of Common Practices with EUIPN (CP8 – CP10)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

Provision of specialised training on the Designs guidelines and drafting decisions for Sakpatenti officials

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6

Support to Quality Management System certification - ISO 9001

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7

Capacity development on Human Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8

Study visit to the EUIPO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

Seminar on Convergence of Practices and Tools (CP8 – CP10)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

Exchange of experiences on counterfeiting and piracy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

Colloquium with EU judges and courts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12

Workshop on dispute resolution/mediation practices by the Boards of Appeal and arbitration and mediation division center with WIPO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

13

Training on the benefits of HDB/TMClass and TMView

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

14

Support to Sakpatenti Training Centre (SIPTCG)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Result 2 - Contributed to the modernization, transparency and fair implementation of IP policies and enforcement in Georgia

15

Gap analysis of the EU and Georgian legislations on trade marks and designs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

Comparative study of the EU and Georgian legislations on copyright and related rights

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

17

Comparative analysis of the EU and Georgian legislations and practices on IPR enforcement & Development of guidelines for enforcement authorities

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

18

Compilation and review of the important IP decisions of European Court of Justice and General Court and the Boards of Appeal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19

Standardization and codification on the Statute of Chamber of Appeals in Georgia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

R.3 Increased awareness on the benefits of a comprehensive IPR system among opinion makers and specific segments of the general public in Georgia

20

Awareness raising to SMEs, promotion on the benefits of IP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

21

Stakeholders event

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

22

Creativity and IP in Georgian schools [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

01 - 31 Sep - Oct

Colloquium with EU judges and courts

Following the participation of Georgian judges in the IP Case Law conference organised by the Boards of Appeal of the EUIPO in October 2020, this activity aims to take a step forward in the exchange of information on bes

31 Mar
Online

World IP Day Preparatory Online Seminar

The purpose of this webinar is to prepare school activities in view of the World IP Day (26 April 2020). A trainer will coordinate a brainstorming session with teachers and advise on how to carry out such activities successfully.

25 - 26 Feb
Online

Online ‘Train the Trainer’ session

On 25 and 26 February, a training course for teacher coordinators at selected schools and Sakpatenti staff representatives will take place online.

01 - 31 Jan - Oct

Capacity development of human resources

The main purpose of this activity is to reinforce HR policies within Sakpatenti as part of the ISO certification process. Within this framework, following two main actions will be carried out during the AWP 2021.

05 - 07 Nov
Online

Online workshop for teacher coordinators and Sakpatenti

From 5 to 7 November, the European Union Georgia Intellectual Property Project (EUGIPP) organised the first of a cycle of three workshops for teacher coordinators and Sakpatenti staff representatives.

01 - 31 Oct - Dec

Quality Management System certification - ISO 9001

The EU Georgia Intellectual Property Project will support Sakpatenti in obtaining the ISO 9001 certification, building on previous efforts already initiated to obtain the certification.

29 Sep
Online

Creativity and IP in Georgian Schools

The activity ‘Creativity and IP in Georgian Schools’ aims to integrate intellectual property (IP) into Georgian schools’ curricula.

01 - 31 Jul - Dec

Supporting Sakpatenti’s Training Centre

This activity aims to support the Sakpatenti IP Training Centre of Georgia (SIPTCG) to define and take specific actions to build a conducive IP learning environment in the following areas of cooperation: