History of the KPAA
Nov 16, 2022 Operation of 'Protection of technology Desk' with Gyeonggi-do Province
Mar 25, 2021 Inauguration of the 42nd Presidents, Mr. Jangwon HONG
June 21, 2021 Launch Institutes of lifelong education affiliated with the KPAA
Nov 12, 2020 Signboard hanging ceremony for New KPAA building
Sep 26, 2020 Moving into the new KPAA building
Feb 21, 2020 Inauguration of the 41st Presidents, Mr. Jangwon HONG
Feb 22, 2019 Declaration of patent attorney for 'March First Independence Movement' Centennial Anniversary
Oct 05, 2018 Launching mobile application service of the KPAA
Feb 23, 2018 Inauguration of the 40th President, Mr. Se-Joong OH
Dec 31, 2015 National Assembly passes a bill amending the Patent Attorney Law which contains the repeal of the system which allowed attorneys at law to receive automatic qualification as patent attorneys
Nov 27, 2012 Developed our own model for evaluating and appraising patents
Oct 18, 2012 Hosted Asia’s first Global IP Network Summit Meeting and adopted the Seoul IP Declaration
Jun 01, 2012 Signed a contract with the KIPO to take on the work of ‘registering patent attorneys’
Nov 25, 2011 Began disclosing information on patent attorneys and providing mandatory training for patent attorneys
Jun 29, 2011 Signed a contract with the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) to provide practical training for patent attorneys who have recently passed the Patent Attorney Examination
Jan 01, 2011 Set up a Training Institute affiliated with the KPAA
Apr 06, 2009 Establishment of KPAA professional patent attorneys branch associations
Sep 06, 2006 Hosted an international symposium to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the KPAA
Aug 09, 2004 Set up the IP Research Institute affiliated with the KPAA
May 30, 2003 Published the first issue of the academic journal “Knowledge & Rights”
Oct 30, 1997 Established an alliance with the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA)
Oct 27, 1992 Set up the Free Counseling Center for IP-related Matter
Jun 06, 1991 Established an alliance with the All China Patent Agent Association (ACPAA)
Nov 15, 1990 Established an alliance with the French Patent & Trademark Attorneys Institute (CNCPI)
Aug 21, 1985 Established the code of ethics for patent attorneys
Sep 07, 1981 Established an alliance with the Japan Patent Attorneys Association (JPAA)
Jun 11, 1978 Began offering free patent attorney services for the socially disadvantaged
Jul 25, 1967 Published the first issue of the KPAA journal, “Patent & Trademark”
Mar 27, 1962 Establishment of the Korea Patent Attorneys Association and its bylaws
Dec 23, 1961 Enactment of the Patent Attorney Law (Law No. 864)
Jun 26, 1946 Establishment of the Joseon Patent Attorneys Association
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