Yearly Archives: 2017

Changes to EU trade mark regulations

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On 23 March 2016, an EU regulation entered into force changing various aspects of EU trade mark law and practice. However, a number of provisions were deferred and enter into force on 1 October 2017. The most important of these … Continue reading

Trade marks in China: issues to consider

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There have been several cases where trade mark registration has been pre-empted by a prospective distributor and it is important to file an application for a trade mark in China sufficiently in advance of supplying a distributor there. However there … Continue reading