September 28, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

Sports and IP: Commentary on the Framework Against Ambush Marketing in Tokyo 2021

This article provides an insight to the general nature of the Olympic Games and its Commercial practices, ambush marketing and the relevance of intellectual property protection in the Olympic Games. It analyses the approach adopted…

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September 7, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

MIPLG VIRTUAL DEBATE COMPETITION 2020- FINALS

The Virtual Debate 2020 Finals has been slated for Saturday, 12 September 2020. Topic: African States must prioritize access to medicines and health care over the IP protection and economic rights of pharmaceutical companies in…

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September 5, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

MIPLG Virtual Debate Competition Semi- finals Recording.

The just concluded semi- finals of the MIPLG Virtual Debate Competition between University of Ghana- Ghana, University of Makeni- Sierra Leone, University of Ibadan- Nigeria, Ghana Institute of Management and Project Administration- Ghana and University…

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August 31, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

MIPLG Virtual Debate Competition 2020- Semi- finals (stage 3) Modalities.

From intriguing sessions of Stage 2 of the Debate Competition held on 29 August 2020, the Judges have returned the following students/ teams as having qualified for stage 3 of the MIPLG Virtual Debate Competition…

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August 28, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

MIPLG Personal Development Report (8th Seminar)

Date: 21 August 2020Time: 8:00 PM (GMT +1)Topic: Understanding Trade Secrets and its impact on developing countries.Anchor: Chubby ObianyoPlatform: Zoom This is the eighth seminar in the MIPLG virtual seminar series for the personal development…

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August 26, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

Goodwill Message of the Nigerian Copyright Commission to MIPLG

The Director of the Nigerian Copyright Commission- Mr. John Asein represented by Mr. Micheal Akpan, the Director, Nigerian Copyright Institute presented a goodwill message from the NCC to MIPLG on the launch of its IP Community for Africa…

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August 25, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

MIPLG Virtual Debate Competition- Stage 2 Modalities

Participants who have qualified for stage 2 may now prepare for a virtual debate on 29 August 2020. This debate largely adopts the British Parliamentary Debate Style with two teams- the ‘proposition’ and “opposition’ teams….

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August 23, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

MIPLG Debate Competition 2020- Stage 1 Result.

Following the conclusion of Stage 1 of the Maiden Edition of the MIPLG Virtual Debate Competition on 16 August 2020, the judges of this competition ventured into an assessment of all entries. This competition was…

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August 19, 2020 In Career Development, Competition Law

An IP Community for Africa.

MIPLG has developed an Intellectual Property Community aimed at creating a continuous interaction between the various IP segments in Africa. The vision for this IP Community is to create a ‘one-stop shop’ for intellectual property…

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