金砖五局签署知识产权合作联合声明

2018年03月30日08:13  来源:中国知识产权报
 
原标题:金砖五局签署知识产权合作联合声明!(附中英文声明全文)

3月26日,第十届金砖国家知识产权局局长会议在成都召开。中国国家知识产权局局长申长雨主持会议,并代表中国国家知识产权局与其他四局局长共同签署了《金砖五局关于加强金砖国家知识产权领域合作的联合声明》。这是落实《金砖国家领导人厦门宣言》中关于加强知识产权合作的具体措施。

巴西国家工业产权局局长路易斯·奥塔维奥·皮门特尔,俄罗斯联邦知识产权局局长戈利高里·伊夫利耶夫,印度专利、外观设计和商标局局长欧姆·帕卡什·古普塔以及南非公司与知识产权注册局局长罗伊·沃勒率团出席会议并致辞。

  世界知识产权组织副总干事王彬颖作为特邀嘉宾出席会议开幕式。

申长雨在致辞中指出,自2013年首次召开金砖五局局长会议以来,金砖五国知识产权合作在人员培训、信息服务、知识产权受理与流程、中小微企业知识产权战略等方面取得了丰硕的合作成果,已成为金砖国家间合作的重要组成部分,在国际知识产权界正发挥着越来越重要的影响力。他表示,此次会议恰逢金砖国家合作开启第二个黄金十年和金砖知识产权合作开启第二个五年,希望各局通过坦诚、开放、务实的讨论,共同推动金砖五局合作迈入新的发展阶段,在未来取得更多有利于促进科技创新、促进经济社会发展的合作成果,更好地推动金砖五国知识产权事业的发展,推动各局为金砖知识产权用户和公众提供更好的服务,推动提高金砖国家在全球知识产权体系发展中的发言权和代表性,推动知识产权国际规则朝普惠包容、平衡有效的方向发展。

中国国家知识产权局副局长何志敏代表金砖国家知识产权部门合作轮值代表主席局回顾了金砖知识产权合作成果。长期以来,金砖国家知识产权的合作逐步由虚到实,合作范围不断扩大,在国际舞台上的地位和作用持续提升。未来,金砖五局将共同努力,为五国经济和社会发展增添新动能。

会上,金砖五局局长共同签署了《金砖五局关于加强金砖国家知识产权领域合作的联合声明》。这是金砖五局首次以官方联合声明的形式明确传达出金砖知识产权合作目标和合作领域。声明指出,金砖五局将以推动金砖国家知识产权发展、为金砖国家知识产权用户和公众提供更好的服务、以及提高金砖国家在全球知识产权体系发展中的发言权和代表性为目标,在法律法规、能力建设、知识产权意识提升、人员培训、知识产权信息、知识产权国际论坛协调、金砖合作机制建设等七大方面进一步开展信息交流及合作。与会各方一致认为,该声明的签署符合金砖五国的共同利益,有利于营造促进创新和可持续发展的环境,并推动知识产权在新兴经济体中的发展,将对金砖五局未来的合作发展产生重要且深远的影响。

会议期间,五局讨论通过了第一份规范金砖五局合作内部运行机制的指导性文件——《金砖知识产权合作运行指南框架》。中国国家知识产权局作为“知识产权战略与公众意识提升”项目的牵头局发布了《中国社会公众知识产权意识提升宣传册》。五局相关负责人还共同讨论了金砖知识产权合作路线图框架下各合作项目的最新进展和下一步工作。各局还就一些国际知识产权热点议题交换了意见。

据悉,此次会议是中国国家知识产权局首次作为主席局在华主办金砖知识产权领域高级别会议。

金砖五局关于加强知识产权合作的联合声明

2018年3月26日,巴西国家工业产权局,俄罗斯联邦知识产权局,印度专利、外观设计和商标局,中华人民共和国国家知识产权局以及南非公司与知识产权注册局(简称“金砖五局”)的局长在中国成都共同参加了第十届金砖知识产权局局长会议。

金砖五局局长共同回顾了过去六年来金砖五局合作取得的持续进步,共同探讨进一步加强金砖国家在知识产权领域的合作,在此共同声明:

我们赞赏自2012年金砖五局启动合作以来的一系列合作活动和务实成果,包括制定了“金砖国家知识产权合作路线图”以及在上述路线图下金砖五局的任务书,启动了金砖五局专利审查员定期培训计划,在国际合作问题上达成了共识并进行协调,在知识产权信息服务、知识产权/专利受理与流程、中小微企业知识产权战略等领域的合作不断发展等。

同时,我们欢迎积极参与国际论坛协调并就重大知识产权国际事务共同发出金砖声音,以及为金砖国家的知识产权及经济发展作出贡献。

我们认识到:

知识产权已经成为国家发展的重要资源,在激励创新、促进经济发展方面发挥着重要作用。

金砖五局在世界知识产权领域占有越来越重要的地位,五局保持紧密合作符合金砖五国的共同利益,有利于营造促进创新和可持续发展的环境,有利于推动知识产权在新兴经济体中的发展。

金砖国家知识产权合作应充分考虑并尊重金砖各国在经济发展水平、文化差异、创新能力以及法律制度方面的差异。

我们同意在既有合作基础上为未来合作活动确定共同的愿景和方向,五局将努力实现以下合作目标:

■ 推动金砖国家知识产权发展;

■ 各局为金砖国家知识产权用户和公众提供更好的服务;

■ 提高金砖国家在全球知识产权体系发展中的发言权和代表性。

基于上述合作目标,并在五局商定且已经执行的“金砖国家知识产权合作路线图”框架下,我们将考虑在下列领域及其他潜在领域开展合作:

1.开展知识产权法律法规和政策方面的交流与合作。

在金砖各局的职责范围内,鼓励用互利的理念推动知识产权发展,相互交流本国知识产权法律法规、政策等方面的信息和经验。

加强传统和新兴领域知识产权事务(如遗传资源、传统知识和民间文艺以及互联网环境下的知识产权)上的交流和合作,共同推动相关知识产权制度的发展。

 2.加强能力建设,为公众和知识产权用户提供便捷高效的服务,帮助其更好地利用知识产权制度

开展知识产权注册和审查能力建设方面的合作与经验交流。

鼓励包括知识产权服务部门以及相关机构在内的用户团体之间的交流与合作。

  3.支持在促进公众知识产权意识提升方面开展交流合作。

鼓励开展知识产权宣传活动,形成尊重知识产权的文化。支持就世界知识产权日及相关活动开展交流和合作。

鼓励和引导市场主体加强知识产权运用,尤其是在提高中小微企业知识产权运用能力方面加强交流和合作。

4.提升知识产权领域培训方面的合作。

继续支持开展知识产权审查员和管理人员培训方面的交流合作,即组织年度金砖五局专利审查员培训项目。

支持金砖各国开展知识产权服务业从业人员能力建设方面的交流和合作。

支持利用远程教育进行人才培养方面的交流合作。

  5.加强知识产权信息的共享和利用。

支持在各自相关法律允许的范围内,根据自身能力和需要开展知识产权信息共享和数据交换。

鼓励不断推进面向公众的知识产权数据信息资源的开放共享,加强对知识产权用户的信息服务。

建立金砖知识产权网站并向公众开放以方便公众获取相关信息。

6.继续开展知识产权国际论坛协调合作

重申支持世界知识产权组织(WIPO)在知识产权国际事务中的中心作用。

鼓励金砖国家继续加强在包括WIPO在内的多边平台就涉及彼此共同利益的问题加强沟通,在达成一致的情况下在国际舞台上发出金砖声音。

7.继续加强金砖合作机制建设。

继续加强局长会等高级别会议在金砖知识产权合作中的统筹协调职能,优化各层级合作机制,推进合作不断深化。

根据五局商定的合作路线图共同开展工作,并将根据路线图下各合作领域的进展情况定期更新路线图。

巴西、俄罗斯、印度和南非局赞赏中国国家知识产权局作为2018年金砖国家知识产权合作机制主席局所做工作,对中国国家知识产权局主办第十届金砖国家知识产权局局长会议致以诚挚谢意。

巴西、俄罗斯、印度和中国将全力支持南非于2019年举办金砖国家知识产权局局长会及其他相关活动。

2018年3月26日

于中国成都签署

路易斯·奥塔维奥·皮门特尔

巴西国家工业产权局局长

戈利高里·伊夫利耶夫

俄罗斯联邦知识产权局局长

欧姆·帕卡什·古普塔

印度专利、外观设计和商标局局长

申长雨

中国国家知识产权局局长

罗伊·沃勒

南非公司与知识产权注册局局长

Joint Statement on Strengthening Intellectual Property Cooperation

On 26 March 2018, the Heads of the National Institute of Industrial Property of Brazil (INPI), the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of Russia Federation (ROSPATENT), the Office of the Controller-General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks of India (CGPDTM), the State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China (SIPO) and the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission of South Africa (CIPC) (hereinafter referred to as the "BRICS IPOs") met in Chengdu, China, at the 10th Heads Meeting of BRICS IP Offices.

The Heads of BRICS IPOs jointly reviewed the sustained progress made within last six years through BRICS IP cooperation, explored ways to further strengthen IP cooperation among BRICS countries, and made the following joint statement:

We commend a series of cooperation activities and pragmatic achievements made since the BRICS IPOs initiated cooperation in 2012, including the formulation of "BRICS Intellectual Property Offices Cooperation Roadmap" and BRICS IPOs' mandates under the said Roadmap, the launching of a regular Examiners' Training Program for BRICS IPOs' patent examiners, the consensus reached in the matter of international cooperation and collaborations, the growing development of cooperation in the fields of information service on IP, IP/patent processes and procedures, IP strategies of medium, small and micro sized enterprises, etc. At the same time, we welcome active involvement in coordination at international fora, delivering unified BRICS voice on major international IP issues, and making contributions to IP and economic development of the BRICS countries.

Recognizing that:

Intellectual Property has become important resources for national development, playing significant roles in stimulating innovation and promoting economic development.

The BRICS IPOs are taking more and more important positions in world IP field. Maintaining close cooperation among BRICS IPOs is in the common interest of BRICS countries, which helps in creating favorable environment for innovation and sustainable development, and promoting IP development in emerging economies.

The BRICS IP cooperation shall fully take into consideration and respect the differences of economic development level, culture, innovating capacity and legal systems among BRICS countries.

We agree to identify visions and directions for future cooperation activities on the existing cooperation basis and to strive for reaching the following cooperation objectives:

■ Promote IP development in BRICS countries;

■ Provide better services to BRICS IP users and the public;

■ Enhance the voice and representativeness of BRICS countries in the development of global IP system.

Based on the above cooperation objectives and as agreed and executed within the framework of "BRICS Intellectual Property Offices Cooperation Roadmap", we will consider cooperating in the following fields and other potential areas:

1. Contribute to exchanges and cooperation on IP laws, regulations and policies.

Within the scope of each IPO's competence encourage the development of IP with the concept of mutual benefit, making exchanges on the information and experience of each country's IP related laws, regulations and policies.

Strengthen IP exchanges and cooperation in both traditional and emerging areas (like genetic resources, traditional knowledge, folklore and IP in internet environment), jointly promote the development of relevant IP systems.

2. Strengthen capacity building to provide convenient and efficient services to the public and IP users, and help them better utilize IP system.

Carry out cooperation and experience sharing on IP registration and examination capacity building.

Encourage exchanges and cooperation among user groups including IP service departments and other relevant agencies.

3. Support exchanges and cooperation on enhancing public IP awareness.

Encourage IP publicity activities to develop the culture of respecting IP, and support exchanges and cooperation on World IP Day and related activities.

Encourage and guide the market entities to strengthen IP utilization, promote exchanges and cooperation especially on improving the IP utilization capacity of medium, small and micro sized enterprises.

4. Cooperate on fostering education in the IP field.

Continue to support exchanges and cooperation on the training of IP examiners and administrative staffs, namely by organizing yearly Training Program for BRICS IPOs' patent examiners.

Support the exchanges and cooperation on capacity building of IP service personnel among BRICS countries.

Support exchanges and cooperation on talents cultivation through long distance education.

5. Strengthen sharing and utilization of IP information.

Support IP information sharing and data exchanges within the scope of each other's laws and regulations and in accordance with each office's capacity and demand.

Encourage the constant opening-up and sharing of IP data and information resources towards the public, strengthen information service to IP users.

Establish and open BRICS IP website to the public for facilitating the information accessibility of the public.

6. Continue to cooperate on coordination at international IP Fora.

Reaffirm the support to WIPO for its central role in international IP affairs.

Encourage the BRICS countries to continue strengthening communication on issues of common interest at multilateral platforms including WIPO, and deliver BRICS voice at international arena on consensus.

7. Continue to strengthen the building of BRICS cooperation mechanism.

Continue to strengthen the coordinating role of high-level meetings including the Heads Meeting in IP BRICS cooperation, optimize cooperation mechanism at various levels, and constantly deepen cooperation.

Carry out work in accordance with the cooperation Roadmap agreed by BRICS IPOs, and will also explore to upgrade the Roadmap regularly based on the progress in each cooperation stream.

The four offices of Brazil, Russia Federation, India and South Africa commend the work of SIPO as the Chair Office of IP BRICS cooperation mechanism in 2018, and extend sincere gratitude to SIPO for hosting the 10th Heads Meeting of BRICS IPOs.

Brazil, Russia Federation, India and China will support South Africa in all efforts to host Heads meeting of BRICS IPOs and other relevant activities.

Signed in Chengdu, China

26 March 2018

Mr. Luiz Otavio Pimentel

President

the National Institute of Industrial Property of Brazil

Mr. Grigory Ivliev

Director General

the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of Russia Federation

Mr. Om Prakash Gupta

Controller General

the Office of the Controller-General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks of India

Dr. SHEN Changyu

Commissioner

the State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China

Mr. Rory Voller

Commissioner

the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission of South Africa

 

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