Hague Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments

11 September 2017

The IP Federation has recently become aware that there is an on-going debate as to whether the proposed draft Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments, if it proceeds, should include intellectual property within its scope (which would mean that IP judgments from participating states would become enforceable internationally, at least in certain circumstances). We have written to Tim Moss CBE and Sean Dennehey at the UK Intellectual Property Office, recommending that intellectual property should be outside its scope.

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