• Celebrating EU China IP Cooperation / IP Key: Today and Tomorrow

    June 02, 2017 European Trade Mark and Design Network Celebrating EU China IP Cooperation / IP Key: Today and Tomorrow An event to celebrate the successful completion of four years of cooperation in the field of IP between the EU and China through the IP Key project implemented by the... Continue reading

     
  • Switzerland implements CP5 Common Practice

    January 12, 2017 European Trademark and Design Network Switzerland implements CP5 Common Practice As of 1st January 2017, the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI) became the 29th IP Office to implement the CP5 Common Practice on the Common Practice of Relative Grounds of Refusal – Likelihood of Confusion... Continue reading

     
  • Malaysia joins TMview

    December 14, 2016 European Trademark and Design Network Malaysia joins TMview As of 12 December 2016 The Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) has made its trade mark data available to the TMview search tool. MyIPO first joined ASEAN TMview which was developed by the Intellectual Property Offices of the... Continue reading

     
  • Two new studies highlight the significant contribution of EU Agencies to citizens and administrations

    Two new studies highlight the significant contribution of EU Agencies to citizens and administrations The 45 EU Agencies and Joint Undertakings make a vast contribution to the economic and political development of the European Union according to two new studies presented today during the EU Agencies Forum at the European... Continue reading

     
  • Colombia joins DesignView

    November 21, 2016 European Trademark and Design Network Colombia joins DesignView As of 21 November 2016, The Colombian Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (SIC) has made its industrial design data available to the DesignView search tool. The integration of SIC is a concrete result of the EUIPO’s International Cooperation framework... Continue reading

     
  • Chinese Ministry of Commerce leads Inter-Ministerial visit to EUIPO

    November 14, 2016 European Trademark and Design Network Chinese Ministry of Commerce leads Inter-Ministerial visit to EUIPO A Chinese delegation led by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) and DG TRADE representatives visited EUIPO this week, with the aim of facilitating exchanges between the Chinese government and the EU and... Continue reading

     
  • Second ID5 Annual Meeting in Beijing

    November 02, 2016 European Trademark and Design Network Second ID5 Annual Meeting in Beijing On November 1-2, the ID5 partners met in Beijing for a round of discussions. ID5 is the multilateral cooperation forum, inaugurated in 2015, which allows the five largest design offices, the European Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO),... Continue reading

     
  • TM5 meeting took place in China

    November 02, 2016 European Trademark and Design Network TM5 meeting took place in China The 5th Annual Trade Mark 5 (TM5) meeting took place in Kunshan, China, on 28-29 October. TM5 is the name given to the multilateral forum of the five largest trade mark offices in the world, which includes... Continue reading

     
  • ARIPO joins Designview

    October 31, 2016 European Trademark and Design Network ARIPO joins Designview As of 31 October 2016, the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) has made its industrial design data available to the Designview search tool. The integration of ARIPO is a concrete result of the EUIPO’s International Cooperation framework in... Continue reading