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The personal data protection regime of Colombia, analyzed through the theory of justice proposed by Rawls (1971), is differential with regard to the exercise of the habeas data right by child
The Ecuadorian Superintendence of Market Power Control requested that the Andean Community of Nations (CAN, for its acronym in Spanish) open an investigation in relation to the existence of a
The past 30 of May of 2018, the European Patent Office (EPO) held the first conference addressing artificial intelligence from the patent system on ‘Patenting Artificial Intelligence’.
Mr. Jairo Malaver, Deputy Superintendent for Legal Metrology of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) of Colombia, assisted the “2018 AFRIMETS’ General Assembly and Related Meetings” in Enugu, Nigeria, on July, 2018.
The General Assembly allowed the participants to discuss the global and African trends regarding legal metrology, and analyzed good practices that could be implemented at different national and regional levels.
Mr. José Luis Salazar, Director of New Creations of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) of Colombia, participated in the “28° Session of the Standing Committee on the Law of Patents (SCP) of the WIPO” that took place in Geneva, Switzerland, on July 2018.
His participation in the aforementioned meeting was of great importance since the SIC is a member of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and it is called to participate in the different Committees and Meetings of the organization, including the SCP.
The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce’ Director of the Department of New Creations, Mr. José Luis Salazar López assisted the Twenty-eight session of the Standing Committee on the Law of Patents (SCP) celebrated in Geneva, Switzerland, from 9 to 12 July, 2018.
The Deputy Superintendent for the Protection of Competition of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce, Mr. Jorge Enrique Sanchez Medina, participated in the WTO Thematic Seminar on Competition Policy, Trade, and Development: Reviewing Practical Experience with Existing WTO Agreements held in Geneva, Switzerland, from June 12 to 14, 2018.
The Chief Advisor to the Superintendent of Industry and Commerce, Mr. Felipe García Pineda participated in the Competition Committee and its Working Parties meetings held in Paris, France, from June 4 to 8, 2018.
The Director of Data Protection Investigations of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce, Mr. Carlos Enrique Salazar Muñoz, attended the 49th APPA Forum celebrated in San Francisco, United States, from June 25 to 26, 2018.
APPA is a forum for privacy authorities in the Asia Pacific region. It gives privacy authorities in the region an opportunity to form partnerships, discuss best practices and to share information on emerging technology, trends and changes to privacy regulation.
Ms. María José Lamus, Director of Investigations on Consumer Protection of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC), traveled to Geneva, Switzerland, in order to participate in the “3° Intergovernmental Group of Experts on Consumer Protection Law and Policy”, organized by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
The Deputy Superintendent for Industrial Property, Ms. Mónica Ramírez, joined the “Subregional Symposium on Country Brand experiences and legal protection” that was held in Lima, Perú, in May 14-15 of 2018.
Ms. Ramírez participation in this Seminar was of great important since the different scenarios of the protection regime of the “Country Brand” were analyzed both in the Andean Community and in the international arena. They Symposium also allowed the exchanged of experiences in the matter with the different attendees of the event, among these, Bolivia, Peru and Ecuador.
Ms. Mónica Ramírez Hinestroza, Deputy Superintendent for Industrial Property of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC), traveled to Buenos Aires, Argentina, to participate in different meetings of great regional importance. Specifically, Ms. Ramírez represented Colombia in the “2018 IBEBI Intergovernmental Committee Meeting” and in the “Steering Committee Meeting of PROSUR - PROSUL”.
The Advisor of the Deputy Superintendent for Legal Metrology and Technical Regulations of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC), Mr. Jairo Enrique Malaver, was invited to the “2018 COOMET-OIML Conferences” in Russia to dictate a conference regarding the “Colombian experience with pre-packaged control”.
The matter has had great attention in the course of 2018 and is considered one of the great strengths of the Colombian metrological regime, reason why our country has received several invitations to expose its experience in the subject.
The Coordinator of the Working Group of Business Supervision and Product Safety of the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce, Ms. Gloria Ortiz Castañeda, participated as speaker in the International Regulators panel: if past is prologue…are product safety authorities ready for the next quarter century?” along with representatives from United States, European Union and Canada at the ICPHSO 2018 Annual Meeting and Training Symposium. The event took place in Orlando, United States, from February 20 – 23, 2018.