Intellectual Property Rights in the Mercosur countries with a special focus on Brazil

Free of charge
Small and Medium-sized enterprises
Event Language


Thursday, January 29, 2015
Event type:  Workshop

Time: 14.00h (CET)

Location: Riga, Latvia (Riga, Kr.Valdemara street 35, Latvija, LV-1010)

Admission: Free (registration required)

Language: English and Latvian

Event description

The Mercosur IPR SME Helpdesk is organizing together with the Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry the workshop "Intellectual property rights in the Mercosur countries with a special focus on Brazil". 

Latvian SMEs' will be provided with a presentation of the Mercosur region and IP rights rules and practice (registration and enforcement) in the said areas, with special focus on Brazil.

Practical tips and watch-outs to be taken into account when operating in the Mercosur region countries and Chile will be given. The event will be hosted by top-level speakers.

About the speakers

Dr. Dariusz Kasprzycki has a 16 years of professional experience in research, consulting and training activities in the broad area of Intellectual Property. He works as an associated professor in the Intellectual Property Law Institute of the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. His research activities focus on competition, industrial property law and some fields of Civil Law. Author of numerous scientific publication in this field. During recent years he has gained strong EC project management skills and extensive experience working in IP management projects in Europe, Latin America and Asia. He coordinated or participated as an expert in many projects focusing on technology transfer, IP management at High Education Institutions and cooperation with the industry.


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About the clinics & workshops

The Mercosur IPR SME Helpdesk clinics & workshops are business-oriented, presential trainings, which could be attended by any EU SME. This free-of-charge events are conducted by top professionals that know exactly what an SME needs to know to improve its business strategy regarding IP registration and enforcement in the Mercosur region and Chile. 

Join our next clinics & workshops and get in contact with same-interests companies or have a look at our clinics & workshops and do not miss the chance to harness from others' real-life cases. 

Additionally, if you would like to have a clinic or workshop on a specific topic that may be of help for your SME, do not hesitate to contact us by  e-mail. Your opinion and suggestions are very important to us!

About the Mercosur IPR SME Helpdesk

The Mercosur IPR SME Helpdesk offers free of charge, first-line support on IP and IP rights matters to facilitate the expansion of European SMEs (EU SMEs and SMEs from the Associated countries) already established at, or working with entities in MERCOSUR and Chile as well as those potentially interested in establishing commercial and R&D activities and ventures in these countries.