Category Archives: Designs

UK Registered Designs Guidance Issued

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The UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has issued guidance (Designs Practice Notice 1/16) relating to the protection conferred by Registered Designs in the UK in light of a much-publicised recent decision of the UK Supreme Court (in PMS International Limited … Continue reading

US and Japan join Hague System

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On 13 February 2015, the United States (US) and Japan finalised their entry into the Hague system, an international agreement which allows applicants to register industrial design rights in multiple countries by means of a single application. The Hague system, … Continue reading