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Uppsala UniversityIMC Faculty of Law

Sanna Wolk new President of AIPPI Sweden

Press release, published 2016-05-31

Sanna Wolk, Associate Professor, has been elected President of AIPPI Sweden (AIPPI - The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property). She is a researcher in intellectual property law at the Faculty of Law, Uppsala University. She has written a number of academic publications in her research field. In addition Sanna Wolk is the founder of the Academy of Intellectual Property, Marketing and Competition Law (IMC) at the Faculty which is the leading research and education institute in Sweden. 

- I am honoured to have been elected as President of AIPPI Sweden. I am thrilled with this recognition and it is my objective to continue developing the association on national as well at international level, says Sanna Wolk

AIPPI is a politically neutral and non-profit organization and works for the development and improvement of legal regimes for the protection of intellectual property. Members of the association are lawyers, patent attorneys, patent agents and trademark agents, as well as judges, scientists and engineers.

AIPPI has over 9000 Members representing more than 100 countries. AIPPI’s objective is to improve and promote the protection of intellectual property on both international and national bases. It pursues this objective by working for the development, expansion and improvement of international and regional treaties and agreements and national laws relating to intellectual property. It operates by conducting studies of existing national laws and proposes measures to achieve international harmonization. Where and if appropriate, AIPPI intervenes with submissions before major courts and legislative bodies to advocate for strengthened IP protection.

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Associate Professor Sanna Wolk