17 November 2015TrademarksTuukka Airaksinen and Emilia Lasanen

EU trademark reform: a clearer picture

Six years have passed since the revisions to the current EU trademark system were first proposed by the European Commission in 2009. In April 2015, the European Parliament, Council and Commission finally reached a provisional political agreement on the reform, and on June 8 the council published the final compromise texts reached by the three institutions. The new European trademark law may come into effect in 2016.

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