23 06, 2016

CIIPO Appeals to Cayman Brac Artists

Representatives from CIIPO (the Cayman Islands Intellectual Property Office) will be on Cayman Brac on Friday, 24 June, to speak with persons in creative fields about how they can benefit from stronger laws covering copyrights, trade marks and design rights… [read more]


14 06, 2016

Intellectual Property Modernisation Starts with Copyright Legislation

With significantly updated copyright legislation commencing on 30 June, which will offer greater legal rights to Cayman’s musicians, visual artists, and others in the creative fields, Government has taken a vital step forward in modernising intellectual property (IP) legislation, and in improving the local commerce framework… [

23 03, 2016

The Copyright (Cayman Islands) Order 2015

As part of the Ministry of Commerce’s modernisation of intellectual property rights and responsibilities, the UK has extended its 1988 Copyright Act to Cayman. The Act has been extended by the Copyright (Cayman Islands) Order 2015, which was passed by the UK Privy Council on 19 March… [

21 03, 2016

General Registry Adds Staff; Undergoes UK Training for Intellectual Property

To enhance Cayman’s Intellectual Property (IP) modernisation, General Registry has hired an expert – Mrs Candace Westby – in patents and trade marks. Furthermore, Mrs Westby and General Registry’s Deputy Registrar Donnell Dixon, recently returned from the UK, having accepted the UK IP Office’s invitation for further training… [

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