Japan joins TMview

As of 23 November, the Japanese Patent Office (JPO) has made its trade mark data available to the TMview trade mark search tool.

Maintenance update: works on OHIM website and tmdn.org

This Saturday, January 30, our IT teams will carry out maintenance work on the OHIM website and on tmdn.org.

Taxonomy update 2016

The changes to both the Group Titles and Class Scopes for 2016 were implemented and introduced in the Taxonomy of the Harmonised Database (HDB) in January 2016 in all EU languages with the...

Webinar on the new EU trade mark Regulation

To prepare users for the new EU trade mark Regulation, which enters into force on March 23 2016, the OHIM Academy has organised a webinar on February 2 at 11:30-13:30 CET entitled "Questions...

Changes to trade mark and design fees in Finland

The Finnish Patent and Registration Office (PRH) has announced changes to its fee structure for trade marks and designs.

Trade mark e-filing in Portugal

The Portuguese Institute of Intellectual Property INPIPT) has implemented e-filing for trade marks.

Poland and Serbia join Designview

As of 26 October 2015, the Polish Patent Office (PPO) and the Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Serbia (IPORS) have made their industrial design data available to the Designview...

Maintenance work in tmdn.org this weekend

This Saturday, December 19 the European Trade Mark and Design Network's site and its applications will undergo maintenance.

Hellenic Industrial Property Organisation implements e-Services

As of 17 December 2015, the Hellenic Industrial Property Organisation (OBI) has implemented e-Services.

Ireland implements e-filing for designs

As of 11 December 2015, the Irish Patents Office implemented e-filing for designs.