.

Author - Public Relations

Establishing ‘non-profit’ private associations and organizations in the fields of intellectual property in the Kingdom

The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property has called on the generous public and those interested in volunteering, private sector companies, community members and interested institutions and individuals to contribute to the establishment  of non-profit private associations in the fields of intellectual property, innovation and invention, through the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development platform dedicated to this.   The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property will establish these associations to obtain a license for their activities in accordance with the requirements [...]


Saudi Arabia is among the top ten countries to benefit from intellectual property training programs

The World Intellectual Property Organization Academy issued a report stating that the Saudi Arabia is among the top ten in the world to benefit from distance learning courses, from January to August of 2020. The report issued by the World Organization Academy stated that the number of trainees for the courses delivered by WIPO academy has reached in Saudi Arabia 3710 trainees of both genders, an increase of 541% over the previous year, amid a large turnout of students and [...]


The Board of Directors of the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property holds its 12th meeting

The twelfth meeting of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property was held virtually, headed by the Minister of Commerce – Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property Dr. Majid bin Abdullah Al-Qasabi, where the most prominent works and developments of the Authority and the initiatives that it presented during the previous period were reviewed. The CEO of the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property, Dr. Abdulaziz bin Muhammad Al-Swailem, reviewed [...]


The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property requests public consultation on a draft regulation for licensing the practice of intellectual property business

The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property has requested public consultation on a draft regulation for licensing the practice of intellectual property business, where SAIP aims to regulate, support, develop, sponsor and protect the fields of intellectual property in the Kingdom. For this purpose, it may propose laws and regulations related to intellectual property rights, enhance the use of intellectual property; To build an advanced knowledge-based economy, and to license activities related to SAIP field of work. The draft regulation for [...]


الملكية الفكرية: تحصر المؤشرات الجغرافية في المملكة تمهيداً لتسجيلها

Sorry, this entry is only available in Arabic. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. في إطار جهود المملكة العربية السعودية للتوعية بمجالات الملكية الفكرية، قامت الهيئة السعودية للملكية الفكرية بالتوعية بالمؤشرات الجغرافية، والتي تعد أحد مجالات الملكية الفكرية، إذّ تعرف المؤشرات الجغرافية بأنها إشارة توضع على المنتجات التي لها منشأ جغرافي محدد وصفات أو سمعة تنسب إلى منشأها، وتختلف المؤشرات الجغرافية [...]


مجلس الوزراء يوافق على النموذج الاسترشادي لمذكرة تعاون في مجال الملكية الفكرية

Sorry, this entry is only available in Arabic. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. وافق مجلس الوزراء برئاسة خادم الحرمين الشريفين الملك سلمان بن عبد العزيز آل سعود حفظه الله خلال الجلسة التي عقدها أمس الثلاثاء ــ عبر الاتصال المرئي ــ على النموذج الاسترشادي لمذكرة تعاون في مجال الملكية الفكرية بين الهيئة السعودية للملكية الفكرية في المملكة العربية السعودية والسلطات المختصة [...]


SAIP Meets with the Italian Patent and Trademark Office (UIBM)

The CEO of Saudi Authority for intellectual property Dr.Abdulaziz Al Swailem meets the Director of the Italian Patent and Trademark Office Mr.Antonio Larossi, in a virtual meeting held at Saudi Authority for intellectual property. Where a number of bilateral topics were discussed in the field of Intellectual Property. Including recent updates on intellectual property operation procedures, sharing intellectual property policies and information in the affects of global pandemics, crisis and challenges, in addition to strengthening the strategic partnership between [...]


SAIP requests public consultations on the Geographical Indications Protection System Project

The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property invited all interested parties to express their opinion on the “Geographical Indications Protection System Project ” and to provide written comments or observations in this regard before the date of 2/12/1441 H ( 07/23/2020), by sending it through the official mail of the authority saip@saip.gov.sa with the name of the person or organization providing the visualizations. This project aims to provide full protection of geographical indications, and to prevent the exploitation of persons – [...]


Responding to the Report of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body in Case No. (DS 567)

The WTO Dispute Settlement Body circulated on 16 June 2020, regarding the case brought by Qatar about compliance with the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS), which vindicates the Kingdom and justifies under international law the measures that Saudi Arabia has in place to protect our country and people from terrorism and extremism. In addition to fully accepting Saudi Arabia’s national security defense, the Panel rejected claims that Saudi intellectual property laws and regulations violated WTO rules, [...]


SAIP aims to block 231 websites that violate regulations and rights

In continues to the efforts that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to minimize violations against intellectual property rights, the Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property, in accordance to its competencies, organized an online inspection campaign on websites and platforms that violates intellectual property laws including sites broadcast from outside the Kingdom. SAIP recently monitored, examined, and analyzed 231 websites that violates Intellectual property law to prevent it from being browsed from the Kingdom. Those detected sites included a group of violations, [...]