11.07.2024.
Memorandum of understanding between EUIPO and the Institute signed
EUIPO and the Institute will undertake bilateral cooperation activities related to trademarks and designs as well as activities related to IP enforcement, IP education and IP awareness
05.07.2024.
Two-day seminar "Intellectual Property for Business Entities" held in Banja Luka
The seminar was organized by the Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the project "EU Support to Intellectual Property Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina"
21.06.2024.
Delegation of the Institute paid a study visit to the State Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Croatia
The study visit was realized within the project "EU Support to Intellectual Property Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina"
07.06.2024.
Executive Director of the EUIPO congratulates Institute on the implementation of CP5
"This achievement is another example of your country's efforts to bring national trademark and design systems in line with European standards and practices," reads the EUIPO Executive Director's congratulatory message
24.05.2024.
WIPO Treaty on Intellectual Property, Genetic Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge adopted
On behalf of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the final act was signed by Josip Merdžo, director of the Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina
17.05.2024.
The Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina implements CP5
The Institute for Intellectual Property (IIP) of Bosnia and Herzegovina published a practice paper regarding non-distinctive/weak components of marks when assessing likelihood of confusion
14.05.2024.
Director Merdžo participates in the work of the Diplomatic Conference on Genetic Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge
Diplomatic conference, hosted by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), is the final stage of negotiations before the adoption of an international legal instrument
23.04.2024.
World Intellectual Property Day - April 26
Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in cooperation with the EU Support for Intellectual Property Rights (EUSIPR) project, financed by the European Union, marks World Intellectual Property Day on Friday, April 26 at the Croatian House of Herceg Stjepan Kosača in Mostar, starting at 11 a.m.
22.04.2024.
Results of a public tender on the occasion of World Intellectual Property Day 2024
Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in cooperation with the project "EU Support for Intellectual Property Rights", conducted a public tender intended for BiH innovators to measure the compliance of their businesses with the Sustainable Development Goals
19.04.2024.
International Economic Fair in Mostar: Conference held on the Intellectual Property System on the Path of BiH to the EU
At the conference, the project "EU support for intellectual property rights" was presented, while the second topic of the conference was "Perspective of AI in the intellectual property system"
16.04.2024.
Institute for Intellectual Property of BiH at the International Economic Fair in Mostar
Institute is presented at the fair through an information stand where visitors can get a complete overview of the activities of this institution and all information on the protection of intellectual property rights through brochures and promotional leaflets, as well as through conversations with the Institute's employees
27.03.2024.
Public consultations for the draft Law on Representation in the Field of Industrial Property opened
Draft Law on Representation in the Field of Industrial Property prescribes the conditions for performing representation activities in the field of industrial property rights in proceedings before the Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina
21.03.2024.
Institute for Intellectual Property of BiH and the Faculty of Law of the University of East Sarajevo concluded a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation
Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation was concluded with the aim of establishing institutional cooperation for the advancement of legal science, practice and education in the field of intellectual property rights.
26.01.2024.
Applications for WIPO competitions on the occasion of the World Intellectual Property Day in progress
World Intellectual Property Day, which is celebrated on April 26, this year will be held under the motto "Intellectual property and sustainable development goals: Building our common future with innovation and creativity".
08.01.2024.
Notice on the holding of the 7th Scientific and Professional Conference "INN&TECH" and the Second Fair of Innovations and Innovativeness INN&TECH
The Center for the Development and Promotion of Innovation, Technics and Information Technologies - CRPIT Sarajevo, organizes the 7th scientific and professional conference "INN&TECH" - a conference on the importance of the development of technics, technology, innovation, innovativeness and information technologies.
28.12.2023.
Public consultation for draft laws on the protection of indications of geographical origin and trade secrets opened
Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina informs the interested public that the public consultation process for the drafts of the following laws has begun: Law on the Protection of Indications of Geographical Origin; Law on the Protection of Trade Secrets as an Intellectual Property Right.
20.12.2023.
Public consultation for drafts of four laws opened
Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina informs the interested public that the public consultation process for the drafts of the following laws has begun: Law on Patents, Law on the Protection of Topographies of Semiconductor Products, Law on Amendments to the Law on Industrial Design, and Law on Trademarks.