HIPO Hungary

Office Details
Hungarian Intellectual Property Office
Contact details

Hungarian Intellectual Property Office

János Pál pápa tér 7., H-1374 Budapest, HU

+36 1 312 4400

+36 1 331 5534

hipo@hipo.gov.hu

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Initiatives

Implemented in 2013 or earlier

Common Gateway for Applications

An easy and efficient way to access the European Trade Mark and Design Network.

TMview

Trade mark search tool

CP1. Harmonisation on Trade Marks Classification Practice of G&S

Creating a common classification database and practice (project closed)

CP2. Convergence of Class Headings

Reach a common interpretation on the Nice Class Headings (project closed)

Seniority

A seniority claim allows you to maintain the right obtained in a member state, under the EUTM.

TMclass

Trade mark classification tool

ACIST

Cross border data sharing for enforcers

Quality

EU IP Offices quality standards

Common User Satisfaction Survey

Harmonised survey system for IP Offices

IP Enforcement Portal

The single EU platform to deal with IPR enforcement matters

Implemented in 2014

Forecasting

Generating trade mark and design filing forecasts for IP Offices

DesignView

Registered designs search tool

CP4 – Scope of Protection of Black and White (B&W) Marks

Trade marks exclusively in black, white and/or shades of grey (project closed)

CESTO

A common support tool for examiners

Similarity

IP Office assessments of similarity of G&S

Implemented in 2015

CP5. Relative Grounds – Likelihood of Confusion (Impact of non-distinctive/weak components)

The objective of this project is to harmonize the different interpretations on how to deal with non-distinctive/weak components of trade marks in the context of the examination of relative grounds for refusal (likelihood of confusion) (project closed)























Software Package

Web based suite of tools supporting the trade marks and designs lifecycle

CP3. Absolute Grounds - Figurative Marks

Harmonize the different interpretations