The ARISE+ IPR team will organize the roving national roundtable discussions for ASEAN judges and prosecutors in August 2020. The events will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Hanoi and Bangkok, respectively.
The one-day roundtable discussions will cover the enforcement of IP rights in the judicial environment, IPR protection and enforcement in ASEAN Member States, IPR protection from Civil and Criminal Law Perspectives, as well as sharing of EU decisions on IPR cases, etc. Moderating the discussion will be Enforcement Experts from the European Union. The events will target ASEAN judges, prosecutors and enforcement officials; and with the contents focused on trademarks and online infringements.
The Activity aims to contribute to the capacity building of ASEAN judges and prosecutors to facilitate in the effective and expeditious disposition of cases. The activity will also serve as a platform for sharing EU decisions and judicial practices which may be of interest to and being commonly encountered by the members of the judiciary and prosecutors in ASEAN Member States in dealing with IP cases.