Albania joins DESIGNClass

As of 31 May 2021, the General Directorate of Industrial Property of Albania (GDIP) is part of DESIGNclass and will use and accept the list of terms from the harmonised database of product...

European cooperation: TMview visual search extended to all EU IP offices with the integration of Latvia

European cooperation: TMview visual search extended to all EU IP offices with the integration of Latvia ...

China joins TMview

China joins TMview As of today, the 19 May 2021, TMview will include trade mark data made...

Egypt joins TMclass

Egypt joins TMclass As of 17 May 2021, the Trademarks and Industrial Designs Office of Egypt (TIDO)...

CP13 and CP14 approved by the Management Board

On 5 May, the first two convergence projects of the EUIPO’s Strategic Plan 2025, CP13 – ‘Trade mark applications made in bad faith’ and CP14 – ‘Trade marks contrary to public policy...

EUIPO connects to TMview and DesignView through blockchain

The EUIPO has launched the first ever European blockchain platform to better serve public IP institutions and their clients

JIPO and CarIPI together mark World IP Day 2021

On the occasion of World IP Day (26 April), the Jamaica Intellectual Property Office (JIPO) and the EU-funded CarIPI project are organising the IP Week ‘IP & MSMEs: Taking your ideas to market’.

European Cooperation: Lithuania enhances its back office system

The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB) has successfully implemented new functionalities into its back office system.

EUIPN Annual Cooperation Meeting 2021

The European Union Intellectual Property Network (EUIPN) Annual Cooperation Meeting was held online on 21-22 April 2021.

European Cooperation: enhanced Back Office system at the SPTO

On 5 April 2021 the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (SPTO) completed the implementation of a new set of improvements to its Back Office system for Designs. These were implemented with the...