Programs and Events
Practical Tips from the Trademark Office

Practical Tips from the Trademark Office

Friday, March 3, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  

The Oakwood Premier Coex Hotel
5th Floor
46, Teheran-ro 87-gil
Seoul, South Korea

Did you ever wonder what Trademark Examiners of the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) wish practitioners were doing with respect to their matters before them?  Hear from experienced Examiners, including Intellectual Property Tribunal (IPT) Judges, about how to put your cases in the best possible position for success.  An opportunity to ask your most burning questions will follow.  Come join your colleagues for a lively exchange and good fellowship over a multi-course lunch.


INTA’s Welcoming Remarks – Mona Lee

KIPO’s Welcoming Remarks

Director General Gyuwan Choi (Trademark & Design Examination Bureau)


Brief Presentation by KIPO on Its Work in the TM5
Deputy Director Kijoong Song (Trademark Examination Policy Division)

Brief Presentation about INTA – Mona Lee

“Practical Tips from the Trademark Office”

  • Director Jong-Seok Yoon (Administrative Trademark Judge, Intellectual Property Tribunal)
  • Deputy Director In-Hyeon Baek (Trademark Examination Policy Division)

Q&A (20 minutes)

Closing & Thank You – Mona Lee

Mona Lee, Head, International Trademark Group Practice, Hanol Law Offices


USD 40 for both members and non-members

Please register on the INTA website no later than Wednesday, March 1, 2017.  If you have any questions regarding this event please contact either Krista Volgenau, at or Jiwon Park, at or 02-6004-2500.