CTM renewal fees reduced under new Regulation

On January 29 2016, the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) published a Communication of the President regarding

Practical implications of the EU trade mark reforms – Renewal Fee Update

The new EU trade mark reforms which were enacted by Regulation No. 2015/2424 introduce some very important practical changes on

Practical implications of the EU trade mark reforms

(Please click here for an update on renewal fees.) You may have heard about the new EU trade mark reforms

It’s Now Official: CTM Registration for Descriptive Logos is Uphill Struggle

Up until relatively recently, CTM applicants could avoid OHIM’s official practice of rejecting descriptive or non–distinctive word marks by combining

How to Develop an Effective Company Trade Mark

(This article was written for AIB Business. The original article was published on September 3, 2015 and can be viewed here.)