The new European Trade Mark Regulation: what you need to know


Author: Rob Corbet and Colm Maguire

If you or your business owns Community trade marks then take note: on 23 March 2016 the new European Trade Mark Regulation will come into force. Given how valuable and important trade marks are to many businesses, now is the time to review your trade mark portfolio to assess whether the Regulation affects your trade marks. We set out below some of the most important features of the Regulation, show you how you can potentially strengthen your trade mark rights and how filing a Community trade mark application now may save you money.

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