WIPO, EPO and Morocco Sign ARABPAT Agreement
WIPO Director General Francis Gurry, President European Patent Office (EPO) Benoît Battistelli and Director General Morocco IP Office Adil El Maliki signed a tripartite agreement – known as “ARABPAT” - to reinforce cooperation in the field of patent administration in Arabic in the presence of representatives of Egypt, Jordan, and Tunisia. These countries will also participate in the project. The agreement was signed on the sidelines of the WIPO Assemblies, which are meeting from October 1-9, 2012.
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