Mark of a Champion - How Manny Pacquiao is earning millions from IP
Posted on January 19, 2019
Eight-division world boxing champion, senator, and hometown hero Manny Pacquiao is facing off against American boxer Adrian Broner this Saturday, in Las Vegas (Sunday, Manila time) and whether or not he holds on to his title, the People’s Champ is already a winner as he’s snapping up an 8-figure payday - much of it enabled by intellectual property.
PH accedes to the Marrakesh Treaty
secures wider access to published works for visually impaired persons
Photo: Word Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Amb. Evan Garcia hands over the Instrument of Accession of the Philippines to the Marrakesh Treaty to WIPO Director Francis Gurry in Geneva on 18 December 2018
The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) has secured wider access to novels, textbooks, and other printed materials currently limited in distribution and production by copyright law, for more than three million visually-impaired Filipinos.