The Peruvian National Institute for the Defense of Free Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property (INDECOPI) joins TMclass

As of 18 April 2016, the Peruvian National Institute for the Defense of Free Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property (INDECOPI) joins TMclass

Brazil joins TMview

As of 29 February 2016, the National Institute for Intellectual Property of Brazil (INPI) has made their trade mark data available to the TMview search tool.

The Brunei Darussalam Intellectual Property Office (BruIPO) and the Department of Intellectual Property of the Ministry of Commerce of Cambodia (D/IPR) join TMclass

As of 21 March 2016, Brunei Darussalam Intellectual Property Office (BruIPO) and the Department of Intellectual Property of the Ministry of Commerce of Cambodia (D/IPR) have joined TMclass.

The Common Communication for the CP6 Convergence Project on Graphic representation of designs is now available

The first Common Practice on designs was agreed by participating EU IP Offices in November 2015. As a result, a Common Communication has now been published on the website of all implementing...

The Colombian Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) joins TMclass

As of 25 April 2016, the Colombian Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) joined TMclass.

The Harmonised Database celebrates its first full year

This month marks the one-year anniversary of the Harmonised Database (HDB) including data from every national and regional IP office in the European Union.

EU trade mark reform legislative package published

The EU trade mark reform legislative package has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union.

Maintenance update

This Saturday, April 2, we will carry out maintenance work on the European Trade mark and Design Network site and tools.

Consultation on European Cooperation Projects

In parallel to the ongoing consultation on the Strategic Plan (2016-2020), the Office is now launching a consultation on European Cooperation Projects.

Preparing for the entry into force of the Amending Regulation: scheduled online interruption of 24 hours on March 22

On March 22, from 00.00 CET to March 23 at 00.00 CET, OHIM will be installing all the necessary system upgrades to adapt our website and online applications to reflect the new name of the Office...