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Discover how the EU Trade Mark Directive is being implemented in Member States

Interested in learning about the changes in trade mark procedures – like examination, opposition or cancelation – in EU Member States?

State Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI) now aligned with CP10

The State Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI) has published a practice paper on the criteria for assessing the disclosure of designs on the internet, in which it...

SIC Colombia now aligned with CP3

The Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) under the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism of Colombia has published a practice paper on figurative marks containing...

European cooperation: new online e-services in Greece

The Hellenic Industrial Property Organisation (OBI), with the support of the EUIPO’s European Cooperation Service, has improved the range of services it offers to its users with the launch of a set...

The General Directorate of Industrial Property (GDIP) of the Republic of Albania implements CP6

The General Directorate of Industrial Property (GDIP) of the Republic of Albania implements CP6 Today,...

Albania will use HDB

As of 27 April 2022, the General Directorate of Industrial Property of Albania (GDIP) will use and accept the list of terms from the harmonised database of goods and services (HDB) in TMclass.

Estonia joined the IP Register in Blockchain

The IP Register in Blockchain continues to grow.

European Cooperation: Lithuanian IPO implemented the Robotic Process Automation (RPA) solution

The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (VPB) successfully implemented the RPA tool under the ECP5 Emerging Technologies Incubator project, following the Finnish IPO, where RPA...

Authenticities: helping fight counterfeits, city by city

Authenticities: helping fight counterfeits, city by city The European Network of Authenticities...

NIPO-EUIPO Workshop on New Technologies and EUIPN Tools

A Technical Cooperation Workshop between the EUIPO and NIPO took place 30 March 2022 on new technologies and tools developed under the European Union Intellectual Property Network (EUIPN) that...