Category Archives: Community Trade Marks

Registered Trade Mark Rule Changes

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From 1 October 2012, the rules governing the optional service through which owners of Community trade marks (and International trade marks protected by the EU) may be notified about subsequent national applications for similar marks, and the rules about merging … Continue reading

Community TM Fee Reduction

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A substantial reduction in the total official fees payable for Community trade mark applications came into effect from 1 May 2009 . Before this fee reduction, the basic filing fee for a Community trade mark application in up to three … Continue reading