【讲座通知】WTO TRIPS Agreement and Its Impact on the Development of National IP Policies
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主讲人:吴晓萍   世界贸易组织知识产权司参赞(WTO)

一、学术交流会

    间:1220(周日7:00

    点:厦门大学法学院C519会议室

交流主题:知识产权国际谈判的热点议题

    注:本次交流会仅面向厦门大学知识产权研究院全体学生开放

二、学术讲座

    间:1223(周三7:00

    点:厦门大学法学院B137教室

讲座主题:WTO TRIPS Agreement and Its Impact on the Development of  National IP Policies

    注:本场学术讲座面向厦门大学全体师生开放

内容概览:

The speaker will present an overview of the World Trade Organization (WTO) and  WTO Agreement on Trade-related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement).  She will also introduce the function and operation of the WTO Council for the TRIPS Agreement since 1995. 

The presentation will focus on negotiations and discussions on important IP policy issues in the WTO TRIPS Council, including IP and public health, IP and protection of biotechnology, IP enforcement, the TRIPS related dispute settlement, and other IP related issues, and then examine their impact on the development of national IP policies.  It will also have a brief introduction of other important IP policy issues which are under hot debate in the international IP community.

主讲人信息:

Mrs. Xiaoping Wu (Chinese) is currently Counsellor in the Intellectual Property Division of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva, Switzerland. She undertakes work in the area of the WTO Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) with focus on patent-related issues. Since 2002, she contributes to core operations of the WTO TRIPS Council's work in regard to review of WTO Members' TRIPS implementing legislation, patent and biotechnology, transfer of technology, and other IP policy issues. In particular, she provides technical and diplomatic support for WTO Members' negotiations and discussions on the issues related to implementation of the TRIPS Agreement.  Meanwhile she also undertakes numerous WTO capacity building and outreach activities at the international, regional, national level on intellectual property.

Mrs. Wu joined the WTO Secretariat as a Legal Affairs Officer in 2002. Prior to joining the WTO Secretariat, she had served for six years as a law clerk and an assistant judge in the Shanghai Intermediate Court. She also worked as an attorney-at-law in a law firm in Shanghai, China. 

Mrs. Wu obtained a LL.B. from the East China Institute of Politics and Law (Shanghai, China), a Master degree in civil law from Peking University (Beijing, China), and a LL.M. degree in intellectual property law from George Washington University Law School (Washington, DC, USA).