The IPO administers the Trade Marks Act according to detailed Trade Marks Rules.

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 10:00

If you are applying for a trade mark, it may take longer than normal to receive your notification email.

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 09:00

If you are applying for a trade mark, it may take longer than normal to receive your notification email.

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 09:00

Invalidation is the legal procedure which allows anyone to try and remove a trade mark from our register as if it had never been registered.

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 08:44

The fast track opposition process is intended to benefit business by improving access to opposition proceedings.

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Opposition is the legal procedure that allows you to try to stop a published trade mark going on to become registered.

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The manual of trade marks practice sets out guidance on the Intellectual Property Office work practices.

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Section last updated: January 2019.

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 06:15

Section last updated: January 2019.

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 06:15

Section last updated: January 2019.

Monday, 14 January, 2019 - 06:15