Costa Rica joins TMview and DesignView

As of 22 October 2018 the National Registry of the Republic of Costa Rica (RNPCR) has made its trade mark and design data available to the TMview and DesignView search tools.

BOIP implements Back Office for Trade Marks

BOIP implements Back Office for Trade Marks The Benelux Office for Intellectual Property ( BOIP ) has...

DesignEuropa Awards finalists and Lifetime Achievement Award Winner announced

DesignEuropa Awards finalists and Lifetime Achievement Award Winner announced The DesignEuropa Awards are organised by the European...

Ecuador joins TMclass

As of 25 September 2018, Ecuador’s National Service of Intellectual Rights (SENADI) joins TMclass with the latest version of the Nice classification.

European Cooperation: The Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria implements ECP2 Front Office

The Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria (BPO) has successfully completed the implementation of ECP2-Front Office Release 1, bringing improved trade mark and design e-filing services to...

User Satisfaction Survey tool implemented in Peru and Serbia

Today, 17 September 2018, both the National Institute for the Defence of Free Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property of Peru (INDECOPI) and the Intellectual Property Office of the...

European Cooperation: Enhanced Back Office system goes live in Estonia

The release of the enhanced back office system has taken place in the Estonian Patent Office (EPA). They now join the Finnish Patent Office (PRH), which went live in June. This release comes as a...

The Cuban Office of Industrial Property (OCPI) joins TMclass

As of 08 August 2018, the Cuban Office of Industrial Property (OCPI) joins TMclass with the latest version of the Nice classification.

Visual search extended to Romania in TMview

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.

Uruguay, Honduras, El Salvador and Costa Rica join the Flagship tools

As of 30 July 2018, Uruguay, Honduras, El Salvador and Costa Rica have joined the EUIPO’s Flagship tools.