Author Archives: Stefano Merico

About Stefano Merico

Attorney at Law. European Trademark and Design Attorney.

OHIM ANNUAL REPORT 2013 RECENTLY PUBLISHED

 
The Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) has released the “Annual Report 2013” containing updated information and developments on its activity. The report shows that the Office received more than 114.000 Community trademarks (CTM) applications during year 2013, which is 6% higher than in the previous year 2012 and double the growth figure [...]

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“INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS INTENSIVE INDUSTRIES”

On  30 September 2013 the European Commission launched a study on Intellectual Property Rights, which was carried out jointly by the European Patent Office (EPO) and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM).
The study “Intellectual Property Rights intensive industries: Contribution to economic performance and employment in Europe” measured the real contribution of Intellectual Property [...]

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OHIM Annual Report 2012

OHIM, The Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market has recently released the “Annual Report 2012″ containing updated information and developments on its activity. In particular, the report indicates a total of 107.927 Community trademarks applications filed in 2012, performing an 1.9% increase compared to 2011. Such raising rate is not so relevant compared to [...]

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