Attorneys Reminded To Pay Patent Agent Fees

Shamkoe Pilé Ministry News

Attorneys-at-law who are licensed as Patent Agents are reminded to pay their annual fees at the Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO), Ground Floor, Baobab Tower, Warrens, St. Michael, as soon as possible. In accordance with the Patent Regulations 1984, applications made by attorneys-at-law who are not licensed as Patent Agents will not be acknowledged by the Director of …

CAIPO Opening Late Tomorrow

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The Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO), located at Baobab Towers, Warrens, St.  Michael, will open at 1:00 p.m. this Tuesday, September 11.  This is to allow staff to attend the funeral service of a former colleague during the morning. CAIPO apologises for any inconvenience this late opening may cause. See also: READ MORE NSC Opening Late On Monday …

CAIPO To Host Seminar Tomorrow At Baobab

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO), in association with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), will host a seminar on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) for attorneys-at-law and patent agents, as well as staff in the Ministry of International Business and Industry, tomorrow, Thursday, May 31. It will be held at Baobab Tower, Warrens, St. Michael. A key …

Message For World Intellectual Property Day

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Address by Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development, Donville Inniss, to mark the occasion of World Intellectual Property Day 2018. The Government of Barbados through the Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office joins the world today, April 26 to celebrate World Intellectual Property Day under the theme “Powering Change, Women in Innovation and Creativity”. This year’s …

World Intellectual Property Day Activities

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

As part of its activities to mark World Intellectual Property (IP) Day, the Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO) will hold an open day, tomorrow, Thursday, April 26, at its Baobab Tower office in Warrens, St. Michael. The event, which starts at 9:30 a.m., will feature displays by women in innovation and creativity. This will be followed by a …

CAIPO Deadline Reminder For Companies

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO) is reminding companies that they have until Monday, April 30, to benefit from a waiver of penalties for the late filing of annual returns by their organisations under Section 15A (2) of the Companies Act. CAIPO is further advising that all outstanding returns should be filed with the Registrar of Companies no …

Penalties Waiver For Late Filing Of Annual Returns

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO) has advised local companies which defaulted in filing their annual companies’ returns by the January 31, 2018, deadline, that they now have an opportunity to benefit from a waiver. This is because the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs has granted approval for a waiver of penalties imposed under Section 15A (2) …

Barbados Compliant With IP Rights Protection

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Barbados is well-established in the international framework of intellectual property rights protection, thanks largely to the work of the Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO). This was intimated recently by Minister of Industry, International Business, Commerce and Small Business Development, Donville Inniss, at the opening of a two-day workshop on Brand Protection and Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement conducted by …

Two-Day Workshop On Intellectual Property

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

Intellectual Property (IP) Brand Protection and Enforcement Training will be the topic of a two-day workshop being planned by the Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO) this week. Scheduled to be held from Thursday, January 18 to Friday, January 19, at Baobab Tower, it will cater to 35 participants including officers in the Royal Barbados Police Force, Customs Department, …

Deadline For Filing Returns At Corporate Registry

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Corporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO) is reminding its partners, clients and the public that the deadline for domestic companies to file their Annual Returns for the year 2017 is Wednesday, January 31. These must be filed at the Corporate Registry, Baobab Tower, Ground Floor, Warrens, St. Michael, Mondays to Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. The …