Estonia launches new online features to support transposition of trade mark Directive

The Estonian Patent Office (EPA) has released enhanced features on its Back Office and Front Office systems for filing trade marks online.

Liaison Meeting on Trade Marks at EUIPO

The EUIPO is hosting the 21st Liaison Meeting on Trade Marks from 2-3 April.

IP Mediation Conference 30-31 May 2019

IP Mediation Conference 30-31 May 2019 The EUIPO Boards of Appeal, together with the EUIPO Academy and...

Consultation on CP10 – Criteria for assessing disclosure of designs on the Internet

The draft Common Practice of the project CP10 – ‘Criteria for assessing disclosure of designs on the Internet’ has been made available for comments.

Have your say on EU design protection by 30 April

<p>The European Commission has extended the deadline of its stakeholder consultation to gather evidence and views on the current EU legislation on design protection. The consultation now...

Brexit information hub

On 29 March 2017, the United Kingdom (UK) submitted notification of its intention to withdraw from the European Union.

Liaison Meeting on Cooperation at EUIPO

From 21-22 March, the EUIPO will host the 14th Liaison Meeting on Cooperation.

The Spanish IP Office implements Capture and Store Historical Files

The Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (SPTO) has successfully implemented the ‘ECP5 Capture and Store Historical Files’.

50 % of EUTM applications exclusively use HDB terms

More than half of all incoming EUTM applications now use pre‑accepted terminology in their lists of goods and services. Lists containing only Harmonised Database (HDB) terms can be automatically...

European Cooperation working groups meet at EUIPO

From 4-7 March 2019, the EUIPO hosts the 6th European Cooperation Projects (ECP) working group meetings, with the participation of 160 experts from EU IP offices, user associations, the European...