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Update: EU Trademark Directive now implemented

From 14 January 2019, the European Trademark Directive 2015 will be implemented through changes to UK Trademark Law.

Some of the Trademark areas impacted by the reforms are:

  • Management
  • Enforcement
  • Applications
  • Registrations

The implementation of the EU Trade Mark Directive 2015 derives from changes to the initial UK Trade Marks Act 1994 (TMA), Trade Marks Rules 2008 (TMR) and Trade Marks Regulations 2018 (TM Regs). Specifically, the amendments to TM Regs gave effect the to EU Mark Directive 2015.

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