UDC 347.78:65.012.32
Biblid: 1451-3188, 13 (2014)
Vol. 14, No 47-48, pp. 310-329

Оriginal article
Received: 01 Jan 1970
Accepted: 01 Jan 1970


Čović Dragan (Meтрополитен универзитет, Београд), covic.dragan@gmail.com
Čović Ana (Научни сарадник у Институту за упоредно право, Београд), tankosicana@yahoo.com

After the registration of the product or process, they receive a certificate of compliance with the requirements and prescribed standards and thus, become subject to certain forms of legal protection of industrial property. The topic of this paper will be challenges in the field of improvement of the existing products and creating new ones, the results of creative research and development, and the economies of high technology. The value of investments in research development and the modern way of development greatly exceeds the current level of investment in production. When we finish evaluating the price of the product, it is expressed in paragraph value of intellectual property becoming part of the intellectual capital, knowledge-capital organizations. In this paper, we try to answer the question what the role of intellectual property is in the contents and function model of TQM (total quality management), which is a significant increase in the protection of industrial property rights at the international level and what reasons are in support of unification and harmonization of the law in this field. This paper will discuss the reasons for the protection of industrial property rights, the authorities responsible for the enforcement of the protection, the mode of transmission of these rights, and there will also be represented statistical data on the trends in this area internationally.

Keywords: intellectual Property, TQM, quality management, patent protection