Recent updates

Item amended Date Amended Amended Reason
11. Process procedures for the filing of a trade mark application

Reference to eservices updated to online services

Annex A1 Information for applicants on the preparation and presentation of a declaration including model layout

Reference to eservices updated to online services

Annex A1 - Information sheet for trade mark applicants

Reference to eservices updated to online services

2.2 International Application Form

Reference to eservices updated to online services

1. Introduction

Reference to eservices updated to online services

8. Complying with formality requirements

Reference to eservices updated to online services

7. Examining evidence of prior use

Reference to eservices updated to online services

4. Filing evidence of honest concurrent use, prior use or other circumstances

Update eservices reference to online services

6. Dividing the application

Fixing of broken link to Part 12

9. Geographical references

Tagging Part 29.9 to external manual

4. Descriptions of goods/services

Tagging updated Part 29.4 to the external manual

7. Interpretation of specifications

Tagging new page to external TM manual

10. Claims to Indigenous origin

Tagging new page to external TM manual

8. Internet Domain Names

Tagging new page to external TM manual

7.Phonewords and Phone Numbers

Reordering of Part 29, new page created

6. Names of Persons

Tagging new page to external TM manual

​​​​​​​5. International Non-Proprietary Names (generic names for pharmaceutical substances) and INN stems

Tagging new page to external TM manual

1. Trade marks likely to deceive or cause confusion

Reordering Part 29.1

11. Words in languages other than English

Deleted redundant 22.11.1 and re-numbered remaining passages

4. Factors to consider when assessing section 43

Breaking part 29.4 into new pages