This series was organized by the Intellectual Property Law Club, Abuja (IPLC, Abuja), using the Zoom Platform which started at exactly 4:00pm on 5 August 2020, having the presence of O.M. Atoyebi, SAN (Managing Partner of Omaplex Law Firm) as the Faculty Mind. In the words of the Learned Silk, he made it clear that “there is a growing interaction between the intellectual property law and the environmental law, because of the common interest they share in the preservation of bio-diversity”.
Going Further, participants were made to understand that the United States of America have witnessed an improved growth level of Intellectual property in the World with 92.27% score sheet, while in Africa, Morocco has a leading figure of 59.66%.
According to the Annual Report on the Global Innovation Index (GII) released by the World Intellectual Property Organization, Nigeria is placed 116TH position in the World Ranking.
O.M Atoyebi, SAN proposed for stronger Intellectual Property Laws which would hamper future infringement of innovation in the environment.
The Meeting ended at 5:00pm with Riya Gote as the MODERATOR.
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