Programs and Events
Well-Known and Famous Trademarks/Marques notoires et de haute renommée


INTA is sponsoring a conference organized by the University of Geneva on "The protection of Famous and Well-Known Trademarks/La protection des marques de haute renommée et des marques notoires," to be held on Tuesday, February 15 on the University campus.

The conference, conducted in English and French languages (without interpretation), will address the topic of famous/well-known trademarks from an international and comparative perspective.

Full program:

Speakers will include:

  • Frederick Mostert, Group Chief Legal Counsel, Richemont (and Principal Author and Editor of the INTA publication Famous and Well-Known Marks)
  • Gordana Pavlovic, Chair of INTA's Famous and Well-Known Marks – Eastern Europe and Central Asia subcommittee (Cabinet Pavlovic, Belgium), who will intervene at the afternoon roundtable.
Special offer to employees of INTA member organizations:
Employees of INTA member organizations will be entitled to a CHF 50,00 discount in the registration, which will include the conference book. To benefit from this INTA discount please use the online registration form at

Special Offer to INTA Academic Members:
The School of law of the University of Geneva (Prof. Jacques de Werra) is pleased to offer complimentary entry for INTA Academic Members (this excludes the conference book – see under Publication below). To register and for more information please contact

The proceedings of the conference and speaker contributions will be published in a book series on intellectual property law of the School of Law of the University of Geneva. More information can be found at

Please contact the University of Geneva at: for further information about the conference.