Programs and Events
Legislative issues in Romania and the European Union

Sign up today for an INTA Roundtable in Bucharest and learn about the legislative issues in Romania and the European Union.

Friday, November 22, 2013
9:00 am–2:00 pm
Bucharest, Romania

The challenges and opportunities of using trademark, design, copyright and unfair competition law

The roundtable will tackle general issues of interest for the INTA members such as: the new amendments on the E.U. Trademarks Directive; the new E.U. Customs Regulation;  anti-counterfeiting policies and counterfeiting trends; the new Civil Procedure Code and its implication regarding IP; and other issues brought into discussion by all the attendees.

9:00 am–9:30 am – Registration & coffee
9:30 am–11:00 am – Discussions - First Session
11:00 am–11:30 am – Coffee & snacks break
11:30 am–1:00 pm – Discussions – Second Session
1:00 pm–2:00 pm – Lunch

Ratza & ratza 

Michael Andrew Enache, Partner - Ratza & ratza, INTA EU Anti-counterfeiting Committee member

Guest Speakers

  • Mrs. Ileana Ruxandra Danaila, Honorable Judge, IP Section President, Bucharest Court of Appeals - "The new Civil Procedure Code and its implication regarding IP"
  • Mrs. Raluca Vasilescu, President of the Romanian Chamber of Patent and Trademark Attorneys - "The amendments of the EU Community Trademark Regulation"
  • Mrs. Florica Paun, Superior Counselor, Customs General Direction - "The implications of the new E.U. Customs Regulation"
  • Mr. Alexandru Strenc, General Deputy Director, Romanian Patent Office - "The amendments of the EU Trademarks Directive and their impact on the Romanian Patent and Trademark Office"
  • Mr. Marin Turica, Chief Commissioner, Romanian Border Police General Inspectorate - "Anti-counterfeiting policies and counterfeiting trends - Border Police perspective"
  • Mr. Marius Oprea, Chief Commissioner, General Directorate of Bucharest Police - "Anti-counterfeiting policies and counterfeiting trends - General Directorate of Bucharest perspective"
  • Mr. Aurel Dobre, Chief Commissioner, General Inspectorate of Romanian Police - "Anti-counterfeiting policies and counterfeiting trends - General Inspectorate of Romanian perspective"

JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel
Calea 13 Septembrie 90
Bucharest, 050726

Please note: The roundtable will be conducted in Romanian.

Registration and Information
To ensure your participation, please register by November 8, 2013:
By email:
By fax: 021/2601349
Phone: 021/2601348

Registration is free of charge and is limited to 50 attendees.