Meeting of the Visegrad countries and Friends
On 20 and 21 June 2017 the annual meeting of the “Visegrad countries and Friends” was hosted by Hungary in Tata and Etyek. On 20 June the heads of the Czech, Polish, Slovak and Hungarian IP offices had negotiations, and also the meeting of the Administrative Board of the Visegrad Patent Institute took place on this date. On 21 June the discussions continued with the participation of the delegations of the Croatian, Romanian and Slovenian IP offices. The agenda of the meeting included, among others, the issues related to the Unitary Patent System, the EU trademark reform, and new perspectives of cooperation.