Taxation and Customs Union

Intellectual Property Rights eLearning course

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Before you start…

This eLearning course was developed under the EU Cooperation Programme Customs 2013, in line with the legal specifications of the Community Customs Code (CCC).

For the moment, the course has not yet been updated to include possible amendments introduced by the new EU customs legislation, the Union Customs Code (UCC), which entered into force on 1 May 2016.

 

Content of the course

This short eLearning course contains key information on how legislation affects the way customs work on IPR enforcement.
The course has been developed to fill in information gaps, which occurred after EU regulation (No 608/2013) on customs enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) became applicable (1 January 2014).
 

Who is this course for?

The course is mainly aimed at customs officers responsible for the enforcement of IPR at the European Union borders.

It can also be useful for businesses wanting to make sure that their rights are correctly defended by customs officers.

 

How was this course developed?

The course has been developed by the European Commission’s department for Taxation and Customs Union, with the support of national experts and the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM).
 

How to use these eLearning courses?

The eLearning modules are free to download and are easy to use.
They can be used as standalone programs (dowload the .zip file which includes iso, exe, html or html5 formats) or the course can be integrated in your local LMS system (scorm format).
The ‘Quick Start Guide’ in the download package explains how to install the courses on your PC or system.

 

Available modules

The course consists of approximately one hour of interactive

material divided into five lessons.

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Title Description Duration

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languages

Course introduction Short guide on how best to use the eLearning course 10 minutes

EN, BG, CZ, EE, FR, HU, HR, LV, LT, PL, PT, SK, ES, MK

Basics of IPR Explanation of the basic IPR concepts 15 minutes

EN, BG, CZ, EE, FR, HU, HR, LV, LT, PL, PT, SK, ES, MK

IPR Enforcement Process

Detailed description of the IPR enforcement process (including the process for small consignments and ex officio), the time lines, the responsibilities of each party and more.

20 minutes

EN, BG, CZ, EE, FR, HU, HR, LV, LT, PL, PT, SK, ES, MK

Course summary Summary 5 minutes

EN, BG, CZ, EE, FR, HU, HR, LV, LT, PL, PT, SK, ES, MK

Assessment Interactive quiz on the content of the eLearning 10 minutes

EN, BG, CZ, EE, FR, HU, HR, LV, LT, PL, PT, SK, ES, MK


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