Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) Chief to Head WIPO

Views:
 
Category: Entertainment
     
 

Presentation Description

The chief executive of the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) – Daren Tang – has recently been put up for the position of director-general of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). WIPO is one of the fifteen dedicated agencies under the United Nations and was created to encourage creative activities as well as promote the protection of Intellectual Property (IP) throughout the world. Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, this agency oversees 192 member states and 26 international treaties associated with the Intellectual Property Protection. ✅ For view source: https://bit.ly/37DI6eq

Comments

Presentation Transcript

slide 1:

Intellectual Property Ofce of Singapore IPOS Chief to Head WIPO The chief executve of the Intellectual Property Ofce of Singapore IPOS – Daren Tang – has recently been put up for the positon of director-general of the World Intellectual Property Organizaton WIPO. WIPO is one of the ffeen dedicated agencies under the United Natons and was created to encourage creatve actvites as well as promote the protecton of Intellectual Property IP throughout the world. Headquartered in Geneva Switzerland this agency oversees 192 member states and 26 internatonal treates associated with the Intellectual Property Protecton . By now Mr. Tang has headed IPOS a statutory board under the Ministry of Law afer taking over the responsibilites from Mr. Tan Yih San in 2015. Currently he chairs the standing commitee on copyright and other related rights at WIPO. Australian Francis Gurry the current director-general of WIPO has held the positon since 2008 managing the organizaton for two-six year terms. Now as Mr.Gurry’s current head would be going to end on 30th September 2020 a circular by the chairperson of the WIPO coordinaton commitee on September 30 this year was sent to all member states. The circular aimed at invitng the member states to nominate one of their citzens as a candidate for the positon of director- general by December 30 this year. If we talk about the WIPO coordinaton commitee it has to nominate a candidate for the same positon by early March 2020. However the appointment of the

slide 2:

person to the post by the general assembly is scheduled to be held by May next year. In a Facebook post on November 13 2019 Ambassador-at-Large Tommy Koh revealed ‘he that’s day afernoon had introduced Mr. Tang to the diplomatc corps.’ In his post the Singaporean internatonal professor lawyer and diplomat noted that Mr. Tang was a member of a team negotated the US-Singapore Free Trade Agreement. Besides he was a member of the commitees/organizatons setled the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership and the Trans-Pacifc Partnership. Professor Koh said that as a Singaporean Mr. Tang would prove to be an excellent broker and bridge builder amid the east and the west and between the north and the south. He added that Mr. Tang during his tenure had modifed IPOS into a remarkable innovaton agency and Singapore undoubtedly is recognized as possessing “the best IP regime in Asia and one of the best worldwide.” In October this year Singapore ranked 1st in Asia and 4th in the Internatonal Property Index an annual ranking provided by the US-based Property Rights Alliance PRA that emphasizes the strength of laws focusing on the protecton of Intellectual Property Rights IPRs. Well it’s just a nominaton. The fnal result which would be based on decisions by many including the WIPO coordinaton commitee the general assembly and more has yet to come. For more visit: htps://www.kashishipr.com/ Don’t forget to follow us on social media: Facebook – htps://www.facebook.com/kashishipr/ Twiter – htps://twiter.com/kashishipr Linkedin – htps://www.linkedin.com/company/kashishipr/ Pinterest – htps://www.pinterest.com/kashishipr/ Tumblr – htps://kashishipr.tumblr.com/

slide 3:

Contact - US Email Id: kashishiprkashishipr.com Website: www.kashishipr.com

authorStream Live Help