IPONZ Masterclass: Madrid Protocol update and working group proposals


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IPONZ Masterclass: Madrid Protocol update and working group proposals

IPONZ invites IP professionals and agents to attend a detailed discussion of current and future Madrid Protocol issues related to international trade mark registration on 6 and 7 June 2018.

In this masterclass Principal Examiner Steffen Gazley and Examinations Lead Rebecca James from IPONZ will discuss:

  • IPONZ updates on current issues with Madrid applications and tips
  • Upcoming developments in the Madrid system, including divisions and mergers
  • Proposals before the Working Group meeting, at which IPONZ will represent New Zealand 

There will be time to ask questions and provide your view on the proposals.

The masterclass event in Wellington will take place on:

Wednesday 6 June 12.00 noon - 1.00 pm

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
15 Stout Street,
Wellington 6011

Register for the Wellington event

The masterclass event in Auckland will take place on: 

Thursday 7 June 12.00 noon - 1.00 pm

Stamford Plaza Auckland – Raffles Room
22 - 26 Albert Street,
Auckland 1001

Register for the Auckland event

This masterclass is aimed at professionals with some understanding and experience of the Madrid System for international trade mark registration.

Light refreshments will be served, however attendees are invited to bring their own lunch. 

Attorneys may be able to claim CPD hours. Places are limited, register today.

Event date May 21, 2018