Consultation on CP12 – Evidence in Trade Mark Appeal Proceedings

The second draft Common Practice of the project CP12 ‘Evidence in Trade Mark Appeal Proceedings: filing, structure and presentation of evidence, and the treatment of confidential evidence’ has been...

European Cooperation stakeholders meet at EUIPO

From 24 to 28 February 2020, the first European Cooperation week of the year gets underway at EUIPO. This important forum brings together IP experts from all over the EU with the common goal of...

New e-filing for designs in Denmark

The Danish Patent and Trademark Office (DKPTO) has implemented a new design e-filing system, which went live on 17 February 2020.

New Zealand joins TMview

On 17 February 2020, The Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand (IPONZ) made its trade mark data available in the TMview search tool.

European Cooperation: Austria implements quality management system

The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB), with the support of the EUIPO’s European Cooperation Projects (ECP1), has improved the service provided to their users through the launch...

European Cooperation: new online services in Lithuania

The State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania (SPB), with the support of the EUIPO’s European Cooperation Projects (ECP1), has improved the service provided to their users through the launch...

Impact of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU – EUTMs and RCDs: updated information

Impact of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU – EUTMs and RCDs: updated information In accordance with the ...

Improved DesignView launched in beta

An improved beta version of DesignView is now available alongside the original interface, as part of a planned improvement to the tool, which offers free design search from 66 participating offices.

Visual search in TMview extended to Benelux

Visual search in TMview extended to Benelux TMview’s visual search facility, which allows users to...

Malta joins DesignClass

The Commerce Department and Intellectual Property Office of Malta (CD-IPRD) is now part of the Common Harmonised Database on Product Indications (HDBPI) in DesignClass.