The UK IPO joins Similarity

The UK Intellectual Property Office has today joined the Similarity tool.

Harmonised Classification Database updated

The Harmonised Classification Database, used and maintained with the cooperation of 22 EU IP Offices, was updated on 1 March.

Technical Cooperation Liaison Meeting at OHIM

Technical Cooperation Liaison Meeting at OHIM The ninth Technical Cooperation Liaison Meeting takes place at OHIM from February 20-21. ...

New website for Estonian Patent Office

The Estonian Patent Office has launched its new website at http://www.epa.ee/en . The new website has a new look and feel, and is...

E-services live in Estonia and e-filing designs in Greece

The Estonian Patent Office has gone live with the e-Services application, developed by the Cooperation Fund. E-services is a...

New Facebook page for Hellenic Industrial Property Organisation

The Industrial Property Organisation of Greece (OBI) has increased its social media presence with a new Facebook page.

Convergence meetings in OHIM

Representatives of EU national and regional IP offices and user associations are meeting in OHIM today and tomorrow (10 and 11 February), in the framework of two Convergence Programme working groups.

Russia and the USA join TMview

As of 18 December 2013, the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of Russia (Rospatent) and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) have made their trade mark data available to...

New EU-China Cooperation on Intellectual Property Rights and bilateral meetings with SAIC and SIPO

The New EU-China Cooperation on Intellectual Property Rights was officially launched in Beijing on Thursday, 16 January. The President of OHIM delivered a key note speech along with Assistant...

Sweden joins DesignView

As of 19 December, the registered designs data of the Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV) has been integrated into the DesignView database, making the PRV the thirteenth EU National IP...