Category: EU Trade Marks

‘No Deal’ Brexit – UK Government Guidelines on Future of IP Laws

As has been widely reported in recent weeks, the UK government is currently trying to progress negotiations on a withdrawal agreement and a framework for its future relationship with the EU.  However, uncertainty remains as to whether such negotiations will be successful. If an agreement is not reached by 11pm GMT on 29 March 2019...

What Brexit Means for EU Trade Marks

On 23 June 2016 the United Kingdom electorate took the historic decision in a national referendum that the country should leave the European Union. How will that impact EU trade marks (known until recently as Community trade marks)? Well, no-one really knows yet. The decision to leave the trading block is a big step into...