Trademark developments in Israel

01-08-2010

Michael Factor

Israel submitted accession papers to WIPO at the end of May, and from September 1, 2010, it will be possible to file trademarks in Israel using the Madrid Protocol.

Israel accedes to Madrid Protocol

Israel submitted accession papers to WIPO at the end of May, and from September 1, 2010, it will be possible to file trademarks in Israel using the Madrid Protocol. Additionally, multi-class trademark applications will be allowed.

Meanwhile, the Israel courts and the Patent and Trademark Office are busy issuing sometimes controversial trademark decisions.


Madrid Protocol, passing-off

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