Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alternative Dispute Resolution

The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Center provides international services for the resolution of disputes relating to Intellectual Property (IP), in particular, by administering cases under the WIPO Rules for Mediation, WIPO Rules...

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MOU between the UTT and the IPO

MOU between the UTT and the IPO

The University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT), as an academic institution, has prioritized the discovery and development of entrepreneurs and the commercialization of research and development to spawn companies for wealth generation and the...

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Mutiny! Pirates In T&T!

Mutiny! Pirates In T&T!

Yo Ho Yo Ho a pirate’s life for me? Or piracy that even Jack Sparrow might object to! Our country is riddled with movie and music pirates. This is no different to any developed or developing society, and it seems that, despite all efforts, this...

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Benefits of the Madrid System

Benefits of the Madrid System

The Madrid System for international registration of marks has advantages for the trademark owner, for national economies and governments, as well as for professionals, like agents and attorney in the field of trademarks. Trinidad and Tobago is...

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The Madrid Protocol

The Madrid Protocol

The Madrid System comprises of two treaties: The Madrid Agreement and the Madrid Protocol. These treaties deal with the international registrations of trademarks. The Madrid Protocol is the successor of the Madrid Agreement. In essence it is an...

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Kicking It IP Style

Kicking It IP Style

(How Intellectual Property (IP) has influenced the football boots industry) The design and comfort of soccer/football boots have improved significantly during the past decades. In the early 19th century, British football players used their heavy...

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