30 September 2014Jurisdiction reportsIsik Ozdogan and Ezgi Baklaci

Article 42/1-c found unconstitutional

In general, Article 42 sets out the grounds for the cancellation of a trademark. Article 42/1-c refers to Article 14, in which the obligation to use a trademark is regulated. In line with this obligation if, within a period of five years from registration, the trademark has not been used without a justifiable reason or if use has been ceased for an uninterrupted period of five years, the trademark shall be invalidated.

Already registered?

Login to your account

To request a FREE 2-week trial subscription, please signup.
NOTE - this can take up to 48hrs to be approved.

Two Weeks Free Trial

For multi-user price options, or to check if your company has an existing subscription that we can add you to for FREE, please email Adrian Tapping at atapping@newtonmedia.co.uk