Argentina, Switzerland and Moldova join Designview

As of 20 November 2017, the National Institute of Industrial Property of Argentina (INPI), the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI) and the State Agency on Intellectual Property...

DesignClass integrated in EUIPO’s design efiling

EUIPO’s design efiling is now connected to DesignClass, the online tool for harmonised product indications. This means that once users reach the product indication stage of their efiling...

USS implemented in Albania and Georgia

As of 30 October 2017 the Albanian General Directorate of Industrial Property (GDIP) and the National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia (Sakpatenti) have implemented the User Satisfaction...

The State Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI) joins TMclass

As of 23 October 2017, the State Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Moldova (AGEPI) joins TMclass.

San Marino joins TMview and Designview

As of 16 October 2017 The Patents and Trademarks Office of the Republic of San Marino (USBM) has made its trade mark and design data available to the TMview and Designview search tools.

Webinars on search and classification databases and tools

A series of recorded webinars on TMview, Designview, TMclass, Designclass, Similarity and the Harmonised Database is now available to access, in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.

The German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA) has adopted EUIPN’s Forecasting tool for trade marks and designs.

This advanced system contributes to enable IP Offices to generate forecasts of trade mark and design filings using the latest available technologies.

EUTM regulation: changes applying from 1 October

On 23 March 2016, Regulation (EU) No 2015/2424 of the European Parliament and the Council amending the Community trade mark regulation entered into force. Among other things, the Amending...

The Israel Patent Office (ILPO) joins TMclass

As of 17 July 2017, The Israel Patent Office (ILPO) has joined TMclass.

USS implemented in Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYROM and India

The Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina (IIP-BIH), the State Office for Intellectual Property (SOIP) of FYR of Macedonia and the Controller General of Patents, Designs and...