Details of CTM overhaul disclosed
Community trade marks (CTMs) will be re-named European trade marks (ETMs) and OHIM will become the European Union Trade Marks and Designs Agency, according to draft European Commission proposals seen by Managing IP
If implemented, the proposals will also introduce certification marks, remove the requirement for graphical representation of a CTM, and shift the burden of proof in goods-in-transit cases to the holder of the goods.
The changes are set to be recommended...
Please log in
to read the rest of this article. New to Managing Intellectual Property?
Take advantage of free access to up to 5 articles on Managing IP and become a member today. It’s free to join and the benefits start straight away.
Please make sure you log in to read the rest of the article.
Join us nowGain FREE access to up to five free articles when you register now.