Draft Common Practice of the CP8 project published

The draft Common Practice of the CP8 project USE OF A TRADE MARK IN A FORM DIFFERING FROM THE ONE REGISTERED has been published in English on www.tmdn.org.

Lao joins TMview and DesignView

The Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) of Lao People's Democratic Republic has made its trade mark and design data available to the TMview and DesignView search tools.

Cambodia joins DesignView

The Cambodian Ministry of Industry and Handicraft (MIH) has made its design data available to the DesignView search tool.

Visual search for TMview extended to Czech Republic

TMview’s visual search facility, which allows users to search for trade marks in the world’s largest free, online trade mark database, has been extended to another national intellectual property...

EUIPO and EPO renew cooperation agreement

The EUIPO and the European Patent Office (EPO) have strengthened their bilateral relationship with the renewal of a Memorandum of Understanding for closer cooperation.

Austria launches new online services for designs

The Austrian Patent Office-ÖPA (Österreichisches Patentamt) has implemented the Software Package Front Office (SPFO) for filing design applications online, supported by the European Cooperation...

New e-learning courses on the Academy Learning Portal

The EUIPO, together with the Intellectual Property Offices in the EU Member States, has developed a new series of training material and tailor-made tutorials as part of the ‘ECP3 Academy Learning...

Visual search for TMview extended to Ireland and Slovakia

TMview’s visual search facility, which allows users to search for trade marks in the world’s largest free, online trade mark database, has been extended to two more national intellectual property...

EURid and EUIPO strengthen their collaboration

As part of their collaboration formalised in 2016, EURid and EUIPO have expanded their services to holders of a European Union trade mark (EUTM). Since the start of this collaboration, EUTM...

TM5 Mid-Term Meeting at INTA

The Japan Patent Office hosted the Mid-Term Trade Mark 5 (TM5) meeting which took place in Boston, United States of America, on 18 May 2019 during the INTA Annual Meeting.