Palangkaraya-Director of Copyrights and Industrial Design, Directorate General of Intellectual Property (DGIP), Agustinus Pardede presented certificate of works recordation to Head of Regional Office of Ministry of Law and Human Rights of Central Kalimantan Province (MoLHR Kalteng Province) on Tuesday (21/7/2020).
On that occasion, Agustinus Pardede also conveyed the importance of intellectual protection. This event was a step to promote and disseminate intellectual property in the regions. According to him, intellectual property produced by each people has its own characteristics. To avoid the infringement by other parties, it should be registered to DGIP.
“All intellectual property has its own characteristics, so people must register their works, tastes, and creations to get law protection,” said Agustinus Pardede.
Moreover, it is now easier for public to file application to DGIP through online system. It means that people can register easily their works anywhere and anytime.
Agung Damarsasongko, Head of Sub directorate for Legal Affairs and Collective Management Organization said, “People are now easily access the intellectual property registration because all registration are online through website of Directorate General of Intellectual Property.” (GA)