The meeting of the tenth session of the Interstate Council for the Legal Protection and Defense of Intellectual Property, which is the body of intergovernmental sector cooperation of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), was held online on August 25, 2020.  

In 2020, by decision of the members of the Interstate Council, the chairman of the Council is the plenipotentiary representative – a member of the Interstate Council from the Republic of Moldova.

In the meeting 13 issues related to the protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights in each country separately were discussed.

At the conclusion of the Interstate Council meeting, the chairman was elected.

Members of the Interstate Council unanimously supported the candidacy of the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Moldova, Director General of the State Agency for Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova – Mr. Viorel Justin and the Republic of Moldova was appointed the venue of the 11th meeting of the Interstate Council.

Оf all the material and natural resources abundant in our Motherland, the most priceless and important is the intellectual potential of our society