Enhanced front office for Slovenia

Enhanced front office for Slovenia The Slovenian Intellectual Property Office ( SIPO ), with the support...

EUIPO workshop on IP tools in Zimbabwe

A Technical Workshop on Tools, organised under the framework of the EUIPO’s international cooperation activities, is taking place in the headquarters of the African Regional Intellectual Property...

Enhanced back office for Lithuania

The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB), with the support of the EUIPO’s European Cooperation Projects, has upgraded its back office system.

Chile joins TMclass

As of 25 November 2019, the National Institute of Industrial Property Office of Chile (INAPI) has joined TMclass with the latest version of the Nice classification.

EUIPN portal maintenance

This Saturday 23 November, our technical teams will carry out maintenance to the European Union Intellectual Property Network portal.

European Cooperation: the Estonian Patent Office digitises 55,000 dossiers

The Estonian Patent Office (EPA) has implemented the European Cooperation project ‘ECP5: Capture and Store Historical Files’.

CP3 extension to the Republic of Serbia

The Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia (IPORS) has included the principles of the Common Practice in relation to figurative marks containing descriptive or non-distinctive words...

Public consultation on the evaluation of GIs, PDOs, PGIs and TSGs

The European Union protects more than 3 000 names of specific products through its EU quality schemes: Geographical Indication (GI); Protected Designations of Origin (PDO); Protected Geographical...

Ecuador joins DesignView

As of 11 November 2019, Ecuador’s National Service of Intellectual Rights (SENADI) has made its design data available to the DesignView search tool

Argentina joins TMclass, Peru joins DesignClass

As of 04 November 2019, the National Institute of Industrial Property of Argentina (INPI) joined TMclass, and will use and accept the list of terms from the harmonised database (HDB) within the tool.