The Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad organized One-Week Training Course on “New Laws” for the Additional District & Sessions Judges from all over Pakistan, including, Azad Jammu & Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan from 8th to 13th August, 2016. Twenty-two participants attended the course. The objective of the course was to acquaint the Judges about emerging areas of law.
Mr. Aamar Latif, Assistant Director (Law), IPO-Pakistan gave a talk on the Overview of Intellectual Property Laws and Recent Developments in Pakistan. He highlighted standards of protection in different forms of intellectual property, rights granted to the IP owners, threshold of infringement and counterfeiting, and remedies available to rights owners under IP laws.