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{{Introduction|On March 1st, 2012, the European Parliament's "INTA" committee  holds a public workshop on ACTA.<br/>
 
{{Introduction|On March 1st, 2012, the European Parliament's "INTA" committee  holds a public workshop on ACTA.<br/>
This page give all the information on this meeting.}}
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This page give all the information on this meeting. We invite you to come, in order to ask the members of the European Parliament and of the European Commission about the many points making ACTA an illegitimate agreement, that must be rejected.}}
  
<div style="padding: 2px 10px; margin: 0px; border: 5px solid #487ed6;">See our '''dossier on [https://laquadrature.net/acta ACTA]''', a list of NGOs, politicians, academics, etc. '''[[against ACTA]]''', '''[[Counter-Arguments Against ACTA|counter-arguments]]''' to answer those defending ACTA, and a '''2 minute [https://www.laquadrature.net/en/video-acta-get-informed-take-action video on ACTA]'''.<br/>'''To be informed about the next steps''' to urge Members of the European Parliament to reject ACTA, send a blank email to [mailto:NOtoACTA-subscribe@laquadrature.net NOtoACTA-subscribe@laquadrature.net] to subscribe to our list.<br/>'''To discuss ACTA''', subscribe to our discussion list by sending a blank email to [mailto:acta-subscribe@laquadrature.net acta-subscribe@laquadrature.net]. <small>We won't use your email for anything else.</small></div><br/>
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{{ACTA_how_to_act|lang=en}}
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{{ACTA_to_know|lang=en}}
  
 
==Practical information==
 
==Practical information==
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European Parliament <br/>
 
European Parliament <br/>
 
Brussels <br/>
 
Brussels <br/>
Paul-Henri Spaak Building<br/>
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Room P3C050
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<span style="color:red"><big>'''WARNING ! Room has changed:'''</big></span> ''Room JAN 4Q2''
  
 
===Time===
 
===Time===
 
Thursday, 1 March 2012<br/>
 
Thursday, 1 March 2012<br/>
 
From 15.00 to 18.30
 
From 15.00 to 18.30
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<span style="color:red">'''<big>Be there at least an hour before, as it seems a lot of persons will attend the workshop. First arrived, first served !
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You will also have to register your name in order to ask questions during the debate.'''</big>
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=== Online Video Stream ===
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Workshop is announced to be live broadcasted and translated on the EU Website!<ref>Here is the answer of Mister Vital Cabinet: "Following your below mentioned e-mail, please be kindly informed that the workshop on ACTA will be web streamed on the European Parliament's site and you will be able to follow it on one of the languages available for interpretation. You just have to access the European Parliament's official website at the hour of the workshop (from 3:00 pm until 6:30 pm)."</ref>.
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Video streaming will be available on the page http://events.europarl.europa.eu/ for events about ACTA (see the [[#Programme|Programme]])
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==How to attend==
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Download and fill the registration form, then send it to
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[mailto:poldep-expo@europarl.europa.eu poldep-expo@europarl.europa.eu]<br/>
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You'll be given a badge at your arrival at the European Parliament
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Don't forget your ID !
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<div style="padding:10px; border: 3px solid #F00; font-weight:bold; text-align: center">WARNING : the registration deadline is on Tuesday, 21 February 2012</div>
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[https://www.laquadrature.net/wiki/images/7/7c/ACTA_Workshop-Registration_form.doc Download the registration form]
  
 
==Programme==
 
==Programme==
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=== Programme of the 28 February 2012 (not the workshop) ===
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28 February :
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* 11:30 : Press Conference : [https://memopol.lqdn.fr/europe/parliament/deputy/DavidMartin/ David MARTIN] - INTA Rapporteur - and [https://memopol.lqdn.fr/europe/parliament/deputy/ChristoferFjellner/ Christofer FJELLNER] - INTA [[Key players on ACTA|shadow rapporteur]]
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* 12:30 : Hand-over of a petition on ACTA to the Chairman of Committee on Petitions (PETI), https://memopol.lqdn.fr/europe/parliament/deputy/ErminiaMazzoni/ Erminia MAZZONI]
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* 15:00 : Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) (15:00 - 18:30 : Exchange of views) (ITRE/7/07705)<ref>[http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-%2F%2FEP%2F%2FNONSGML%2BCOMPARL%2BITRE-OJ-20120227-1%2B01%2BDOC%2BPDF%2BV0%2F%2FEN Source] (PDF)</ref>
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* And '''29 February''' - 15:00 : Committee on International Trade meeting (INTA)
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=== Programme of the workshop ===
  
 
*15:00 : Welcome and introduction to the workshop by INTA Chairman Prof. [https://memopol.lqdn.fr/europe/parliament/deputy/VitalMoreira/ Vital MOREIRA]
 
*15:00 : Welcome and introduction to the workshop by INTA Chairman Prof. [https://memopol.lqdn.fr/europe/parliament/deputy/VitalMoreira/ Vital MOREIRA]
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*16.15: '''Presentation of the European Parliament’s External Study entitled “The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement”''' (Policy Department, 2011)<br/>
 
*16.15: '''Presentation of the European Parliament’s External Study entitled “The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement”''' (Policy Department, 2011)<br/>
 
Speakers: Prof. [http://unimaas.academia.edu/ProfAnselmKampermanSandersPhDLond Anselm Kamperman SANDERS] (Maastricht University) Prof. [http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/web/Faculteiten/FdR/Thema/OverDeFaculteit/Medewerkers/MedewerkersAbc/ShabalalaD..htm Dalindyebo SHABALALA] (Maastricht University)
 
Speakers: Prof. [http://unimaas.academia.edu/ProfAnselmKampermanSandersPhDLond Anselm Kamperman SANDERS] (Maastricht University) Prof. [http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/web/Faculteiten/FdR/Thema/OverDeFaculteit/Medewerkers/MedewerkersAbc/ShabalalaD..htm Dalindyebo SHABALALA] (Maastricht University)
 
 
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The presentation will be followed by comments from the European Commission represented by Mr [http://ec.europa.eu/staffdir/plsql/gsys_fonct.properties?pLang=EN&pSernum=604143 Pedro VELASCO MARTINS]
 
The presentation will be followed by comments from the European Commission represented by Mr [http://ec.europa.eu/staffdir/plsql/gsys_fonct.properties?pLang=EN&pSernum=604143 Pedro VELASCO MARTINS]
  
 
*17.15: '''Specific aspects of ACTA'''<br/>
 
*17.15: '''Specific aspects of ACTA'''<br/>
**'''''The EU acquis and ACTA: Are civil liberties under threat? - What will be the likely impact of ACTA on EU Member States’ national legislation on IPR enforcement?<br/>'''''
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'''''The EU acquis and ACTA: Are civil liberties under threat? - What will be the likely impact of ACTA on EU Member States’ national legislation on IPR enforcement?<br/>'''''
 
Speakers: Dr [http://www.altius.com/en/lawyers/partners/olivier-vrins/ Olivier VRINS] (ALTIUS Lawyers), Mr Rupert SCHLEGELMILCH (Director, European Commission, DG Trade) or Mr Anders JESSEN (Head of Unit, European Commission DG TRADE)
 
Speakers: Dr [http://www.altius.com/en/lawyers/partners/olivier-vrins/ Olivier VRINS] (ALTIUS Lawyers), Mr Rupert SCHLEGELMILCH (Director, European Commission, DG Trade) or Mr Anders JESSEN (Head of Unit, European Commission DG TRADE)
 
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'''''Is ACTA likely to restrict access to medicines in developing countries? Is ACTA a potential danger for trade in generic drugs?'''''<br/>
**'''''Is ACTA likely to restrict access to medicines in developing countries? Is ACTA a potential danger for trade in generic drugs?'''''<br/>
 
 
Speakers: Dr [http://lecturer.haifa.ac.il/showen/865 Meir PUGATCH] (University of Haifa), Mr Rupert SCHLEGELMILCH (Director, European Commission, DG Trade) or Mr Anders JESSEN (Head of Unit, European Commission DG TRADE)
 
Speakers: Dr [http://lecturer.haifa.ac.il/showen/865 Meir PUGATCH] (University of Haifa), Mr Rupert SCHLEGELMILCH (Director, European Commission, DG Trade) or Mr Anders JESSEN (Head of Unit, European Commission DG TRADE)
  
 
*18.15 Concluding remarks by INTA rapporteur<br/>
 
*18.15 Concluding remarks by INTA rapporteur<br/>
 
*18.25 Closure of the workshop by INTA Chairman Prof. [https://memopol.lqdn.fr/europe/parliament/deputy/VitalMoreira/ Vital MOREIRA]
 
*18.25 Closure of the workshop by INTA Chairman Prof. [https://memopol.lqdn.fr/europe/parliament/deputy/VitalMoreira/ Vital MOREIRA]
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== References ==
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[[Category:ACTA]]
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[[Category:INTA]]

Latest revision as of 00:16, 15 June 2012


Event in the past

This workshop is now in the past, and this page only serves as an archive.

On March 1st, 2012, the European Parliament's "INTA" committee holds a public workshop on ACTA.
This page give all the information on this meeting. We invite you to come, in order to ask the members of the European Parliament and of the European Commission about the many points making ACTA an illegitimate agreement, that must be rejected.



Practical information[edit]

Location[edit]

European Parliament
Brussels

WARNING ! Room has changed: Room JAN 4Q2

Time[edit]

Thursday, 1 March 2012
From 15.00 to 18.30

Be there at least an hour before, as it seems a lot of persons will attend the workshop. First arrived, first served ! You will also have to register your name in order to ask questions during the debate.

Online Video Stream[edit]

Workshop is announced to be live broadcasted and translated on the EU Website![1].

Video streaming will be available on the page http://events.europarl.europa.eu/ for events about ACTA (see the Programme)

How to attend[edit]

Download and fill the registration form, then send it to poldep-expo@europarl.europa.eu
You'll be given a badge at your arrival at the European Parliament
Don't forget your ID !

WARNING : the registration deadline is on Tuesday, 21 February 2012

Download the registration form

Programme[edit]

Programme of the 28 February 2012 (not the workshop)[edit]

28 February :

  • And 29 February - 15:00 : Committee on International Trade meeting (INTA)

Programme of the workshop[edit]

  • 15:00 : Welcome and introduction to the workshop by INTA Chairman Prof. Vital MOREIRA
  • 15:15: A comprehensive assessment of the “Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement” (ACTA) and the EU IPR protection and enforcement-related trade policies.

Speakers: Mr Karel DE GUCHT (EU Commissioner for Trade), Dr Michael GEIST (University of Ottawa), Prof. Christophe GEIGER (University of Strasbourg)

  • 16.15: Presentation of the European Parliament’s External Study entitled “The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement” (Policy Department, 2011)

Speakers: Prof. Anselm Kamperman SANDERS (Maastricht University) Prof. Dalindyebo SHABALALA (Maastricht University)
The presentation will be followed by comments from the European Commission represented by Mr Pedro VELASCO MARTINS

  • 17.15: Specific aspects of ACTA

The EU acquis and ACTA: Are civil liberties under threat? - What will be the likely impact of ACTA on EU Member States’ national legislation on IPR enforcement?
Speakers: Dr Olivier VRINS (ALTIUS Lawyers), Mr Rupert SCHLEGELMILCH (Director, European Commission, DG Trade) or Mr Anders JESSEN (Head of Unit, European Commission DG TRADE)
Is ACTA likely to restrict access to medicines in developing countries? Is ACTA a potential danger for trade in generic drugs?
Speakers: Dr Meir PUGATCH (University of Haifa), Mr Rupert SCHLEGELMILCH (Director, European Commission, DG Trade) or Mr Anders JESSEN (Head of Unit, European Commission DG TRADE)

  • 18.15 Concluding remarks by INTA rapporteur
  • 18.25 Closure of the workshop by INTA Chairman Prof. Vital MOREIRA

References[edit]

  1. Here is the answer of Mister Vital Cabinet: "Following your below mentioned e-mail, please be kindly informed that the workshop on ACTA will be web streamed on the European Parliament's site and you will be able to follow it on one of the languages available for interpretation. You just have to access the European Parliament's official website at the hour of the workshop (from 3:00 pm until 6:30 pm)."
  2. Source (PDF)