On December 9th 2010, SAIC and OHIM jointly held “EU-China Seminar on Trademark Quality” in Beijing. Mr. Carlo Pandolfi, Director of IPR2 attended the opening ceremony. Mr. Jesus Romero, IP Officer of the European Union Delegation to China, experts from OHIM, and other 30 representatives from Legal Affairs Division, Application Acceptance Division, Trademark Examination Quality Control Division, Examination Division and Opposition Division of CTMO, SAIC participated in the one-day symposium.
Both parties communicated on the relevant situation of respective trademark examining standards and examining quality system. They also discussed the mechanisms and methods to guarantee trademark quality optimization. The symposium closed successfully.