Changes in 12th edition of Locarno Classification and one class requirement for multiple applications Advanced
In the first part of this webinar, changes in the structure of the Locarno classification with the addition of 19 new subclasses will be introduced. In the second part, the rule of "unity of class" for the designs in a multiple design application will be explained. Several designs can be combined in a multiple application and such filings are more economical compared to filing the same number of d...
Neutral background of a design Intermediate
A 'neutral background' is one of the view requirements that affects the filing date of a Community design application. This webinar will give a definition of the requirement of a neutral background. The speaker will also explain how a design should be represented and give some practical examples. Speaker: Birgit FREITAG - EUIPO - Operations Department
This webinar covers the following topics: further integration of trade mark and design guidelines, case law updates, E-filing and updates on decisions and communications of the Executive Director. Speaker: Stephan HANNE - EUIPO - International Cooperation and Legal Affairs Department
Deferment of publication for RCD Intermediate
The talk on deferment of publication for RCDs explains what deferment of publication means and why it may be interesting to choose when registering a design. It also explains how to request deferment, what to do in case an error is made, the cost and how to request publication of a deferred design. Speaker: Birgitte VITTRUP - EUIPO - Operations Department
This webinar is related to the Certification Marks. How the applications received and major problems found, with special focus on the most recurrent deficiencies regarding the RoU. Speaker: Patricia MOTZER - EUIPO - Operations Department
Presentation about the Convergence Programme 6 on Graphic representation of designs. The objective of this project is to define a common practice for graphic representation of designs which will safeguard both the principle of legal certainty and to provide a flexible system of design representation to the users. Speaker: Declan FINLAY - EUIPO - Seconded National Expert, International Cooper...
Deferment of Publication for RCD (Intermediate level) (with certificate) Intermediate Popular
This course will introduce you to the concept of deferment of publication for Registered Community Designs.The purpose of this course is to help with the choice between publication and deferment. If deferment is chose, it also is a guidance on subsequent steps. The objectives of this course are: Make users aware of the option of deferment. Let users know what deferment is. Show users how to ...
Visual disclaimers will only be accepted if: they clearly indicate that protection is not being sought for certain features of the design shown in the representation; and if they are shown consistently in all the views where the disclaimer appears. The representation may not be altered after the application has been filed. Speaker: Kaspars PUBULIS - EUIPO - Operations Department
This presentation outlines the formal requirements to be fulfilled for applications.Speaker: Mladen STAMENOV - EUIPO - Operation Department (OD)
RCD eFiling (Intermediate level) Intermediate
Introduction to efficient approaches to electronic filing of RCD applications.Speaker: Sylvie ALBRECHT - EUIPO - Customer Services Department