On the sidelines of the tenth meeting of the Board of Directors of SAIP.. Minister Al-Qasabi inaugurates the Intellectual Property Advisory Clinics Program

The Minister of Commerce and Investment and Chairman of Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi inaugurated the Intellectual Property Advisory Clinics Program. Where clinics are one of SAIP’s initiatives that contribute to the generation and use of intellectual property rights through the provision of IP advice, guidance and services for innovation-based enterprises from SMEs and individuals from inventors, authors and entrepreneurs.   He also chaired the 10th meeting of the Board of Directors of SAIP in the [...]

The Council of Ministers approves the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s accession to the Locarno Agreement

The Council of Ministers, headed by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, may God protect him, agreed during the session held on Tuesday afternoon in the Yamamah Palace in Riyadh the join of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Locarno Agreement relating to designs and industrial designs which managed by the World Intellectual Property Organization. Locarno Classification “is one of the most important international agreements in the field of intellectual property. The [...]

Announcing the start of a project for licensing and qualification of intellectual property practitioners

The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property organized a workshop entitled “Regulating and Qualifying Intellectual Property Business Practitioners” targeting a number of professionals from law firms in the Kingdom to review the features of the regulation project, as the workshop aimed to see the most important challenges and opportunities facing business practitioners in this field. During the workshop, a number of international experiences were reviewed of the work of professional companies in the field of providing intellectual property services, in addition [...]

Start of National Strategy of Intellectual Property Work

Pursuant to Article 3 of the Resolution regulating the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property and defining its functions, which came in its tasks: Preparing the national strategy of intellectual property, following-up its implementation after its adoption and developing work plans and time programs in coordination and cooperation with the relevant authorities. On Wednesday, November 6, 2019 ( 3-4-1441 H.), SAIP held a symposium on the National Strategy of Intellectual Property, which included the definition of the Authority and its [...]