<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/initiatives/ipr/publications/index_en.htm European communities Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:48:38 GMT Newsroom_2.0 20 <![CDATA[The ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk Guide: “Patent Protection in Southeast Asia”]]> Published : Mon, 30 Jun 2014

This guide provides European SMEs with an overview of the different types of patents, the patent application process and how to enforce your rights in case of an infringement in the various ASEAN countries.

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[China IPR SME Helpdesk and EU SME Centre ‘Your IP Insider’ blog post: “Get Your Game On in China”]]> Published : Tue, 18 Mar 2014

The gaming market in China has seen huge successive year-on-year growth over the last decade, with the industry now being led by mobile and online game formats.

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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The China IPR SME Helpdesk guide on “China IPR Considerations for European Businesses in the ICT Industries”]]> Published : Wed, 12 Mar 2014

China’s IPR protection system is expanding and improving, but differences with the European system remain.

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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk publishes Cambodia IP Country Factsheet]]> Published : Fri, 06 Sep 2013

Intellectual property issues can be the biggest stumbling block to expanding your business into new markets.

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Thu, 05 Sep 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk publishes Laos IP Country Factsheet]]> Published : Fri, 06 Sep 2013

Intellectual property issues can be the biggest stumbling block to expanding your business into new markets.

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Thu, 05 Sep 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[China IPR SME Helpdesk guide: Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in China]]> Published : Thu, 05 Sep 2013

The intellectual property rights (IPR) available in China are very similar to those available in Europe.

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Wed, 04 Sep 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk publishes Philippines IP Country Factsheet]]> Published : Tue, 04 Jun 2013

Intellectual property issues can be the biggest stumbling block to expanding your business into new markets.

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Mon, 03 Jun 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk publishes Thailand IP Country Factsheet]]> Published : Mon, 27 May 2013

The ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk has published an IP Country Factsheet for Thailand, outlining how your business can use the nation’s intellectual property rights system to protect yourself and maximise your potential.

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Sun, 26 May 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk publishes Indonesia IP Country Factsheet]]> Published : Wed, 22 May 2013

The ASEAN IPR SME Helpdesk has published an IP Country Factsheet for Indonesia, outlining how your business can use the nation’s intellectual property rights system to protect yourself and maximise your potential.

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Tue, 21 May 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Revision of the China IPR SME Helpdesk guide to ‘Protection of Online IPR in China – Domain Names’, 25 June 2012]]> Published : Thu, 28 Jun 2012

Following the release of new generic Top-Level Domain names (gTLDs) in recent weeks, the China IPR SME Helpdesk has updated its guide to protection of online IPR in China to include the latest legal developments concerning online IP.  Addressing significant current topics such as ‘cybersquatting’ and ‘slamming’, the guide provides [...]

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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[China IPR SME Helpdesk publication, ‘Guide to R&D in China for European SMEs’ – 16 April 2012]]> Published : Tue, 08 May 2012

The China IPR SME Helpdesk releases its new publication that addresses all the significant IPR challenges faced by EU SMEs relating to R&D in China.  This guide outlines how to develop your IP strategy before conducting R&D in China, taking into account licensing for R&D contracts, defining ownership of new [...]

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Mon, 07 May 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Innovation im Gesundheitswesen und Zugang zu Medikamenten]]> Published : Mon, 07 May 2012

Bei einer zweitägigen Konferenz kamen bedeutende Akteure und politische Entscheidungsträger in Brüssel zusammen, um über Herausforderungen im Gesundheitswesen und Möglichkeiten für diesbezügliche Innovationen zu diskutieren. Der Zugang zu Patentinformationen und der Aufbau lokaler Kapazitäten waren zwei der interessantesten Themen im Rahmen der Sitzung ‘Besserer Zugang zu Medikamenten in Afrika, wo [...]

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Sun, 06 May 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[China IPR SME Helpdesk publication, ‘Guide to R&D in China for European SMEs’ – 16 April 2012]]> Published : Tue, 17 Apr 2012

The China IPR SME Helpdesk releases its new publication that addresses all the significant IPR challenges faced by EU SMEs relating to R&D in China.  This guide outlines how to develop your IP strategy before conducting R&D in China, taking into account licensing for R&D contracts, defining ownership of new [...]

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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Unterstützung der Europäischen Union Programme für KMU]]>

Published : Wed, 22 Feb 2012

Überblick über die wichtigsten Finanzierungsmöglichkeiten für europäische KMU

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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Europäische Unternehmen auf globalen Märkten unterstützen]]> Published : Wed, 01 Feb 2012

Eine Ausdehnung der Geschäftstätigkeit über die Grenzen der EU hinaus ist für kleine und mittlere Unternehmen (KMU) noch immer mit Hindernissen verbunden. Dies wird jedoch durch den Nutzen, den eine Internationalisierung für ihr Wachstum bedeuten kann, mehr als wettgemacht. Die Europäische Kommission hat daher eine Strategie vorgestellt, um die Maßnahmen, [...]

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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Study on the Interplay between Standards and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)]]> Published : Wed, 21 Sep 2011

The study suggests that the globalisation of actors and the convergence of technologies call for a global perspective on the interplay between IPRs and standardisation.The policies of the European Union should continue to promote voluntary, market-led standardisation, whereas IPR policies should be set by thestandard setting organisations (SSOs) [...]

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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[China IPR SME Helpdesk Newsletter, Issue 10]]> Published : Tue, 26 Jul 2011

The China IPR SME Helpdesk issued its latest newsletter on 19 July, 2011.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[China IPR SME Helpdesk Guide to Technology Transfer in China]]> Published : Thu, 07 Jul 2011

The China IPR SME Helpdesk introduces its new guide to IPR protection in China for technology transfer. The guide provides valuable advice on how to effectively use contracts and different structures such as licensing, joint-ventures and WFOEs to avoid Intellectual Property (IP) infringements for European Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) transferring [...]

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Wed, 06 Jul 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Europäische Partnerschaft für globale Chancen ]]> Published : Fri, 10 Jun 2011

Europe’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) need access to the global economy if they are to flourish. Partnerships involving SMEs, governments and support agencies could help increase the effectiveness of public support in this domain. With this in mind, the European Commission is consulting stakeholders to get feedback on concrete [...]

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Thu, 09 Jun 2011 22:00:00 GMT Thu, 09 Jun 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Enterprise and Industry magazine n° 10 - May 2011]]> Published : Thu, 12 May 2011

The Small Business Act (SBA) promotes a comprehensive policy framework to ensure that European SMEs can thrive. E&I magazine’s main feature analyses progress made so far in implementing the SBA, while looking at how the recent SBA Review is intended to drive Europe’s economic engine further forward to respond to [...]

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Wed, 11 May 2011 22:00:00 GMT