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Streaming and Intellectual Property

The Intellectual Property Office of Trinidad and Tobago (IPO) is compelled to respond to the recent debate on live streaming and to hopefully end the conjecture. In today's modern digital world, live streaming apps and facilities like Facebook live have become extremely popular.

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Learning more about Intellectual Property

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Building Respect for Intellectual Property and Tourism in Trinidad and Tobago

A brief overview of the activities being undertaken by the Trinidad and Tobago Intellectual Property Office of the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs regarding its ‘Building Respect for Intellectual Property and Tourism’ Programme.

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Bridging the Gap between the Environment and the Patent System

The world’s environment has been changing drastically over the past several years. Temperatures have been rising, there has been an increase in sea level rise and our natural resources are being exhausted at a rate that is out of our control.

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Energy Efficiency Ideas Competition

We will help you bring your great idea to the market! Be part of the IPICA idea challenge “Energize your idea”!

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Intellectual Property (IP) Matters: Owning or Creating a Franchise in Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago has some of America’s leading restaurant and eatery franchises inclusive of Pizza Hut Inc., Subway, KFC Corp., Domino’s Pizza Inc., Popeye’s Chicken and Biscuits, Church’s Chicken, The Haagen-Dazs Shoppe Co. Inc., Cold Stone Creamery, Marble Slab Creamery Inc. just to name a few. There are however many stellar local franchises which lead the way for our manufacturing thrust not only here but in the region as well.

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Mutiny! Pirates In T&T!

Mutiny! Pirates In T&T!Our country is riddled with movie and music pirates. This is no different to any developed or developing society, and it seems that, despite all efforts, this piracy continues to be on the rise.

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