In order to actively participate in the intellectual property rights (HKI) protection campaign, the Indonesian Anti Counterfeiting Society (MIAP) together with Pelita Harapan University (UPH) held a socialisation activity on regulations related to IPR protection at an iftar event with the media and MIAP stakeholders in Jakarta ,Thursday, 7 June 2018.
The head of MIAP, Justisiari P. Kusumah explained that this socialisation activity was also a follow-up to the cooperation agreement signed by MIAP and UPH.
In this year’s iftar occasion, MIAP and UPH together provided support related to the socialisation of Government Regulation no. 20 of 2017 and Minister of Finance Regulation (PMK) No. 40/PMK.04/2018 issued by the Directorate of Customs and Excise, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia.
The target audience for this activity are MIAP members, brand owners and the media as partners who play a very important role in helping to disseminate this regulation. Law office may also attend to improve their knowledge about intellectual property.
Government Regulation Number 20 of 2017 regulates the Control of Imports or Exports of Goods Suspected to Be or Derived from the Results of Intellectual Property Rights Violations.
While the Regulation of the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia No. 40/PMK.04/2018 contains recording, confirmation, guarantee, temporary suspension, monitoring and evaluation in the context of controlling the import or export of goods suspected of being or originating from the results of violations of intellectual property rights.