EUIPO (European Union)


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International, Nice 10th Edition


Goods and services may be registered

PriorityConvention priority may be claimed

10 years from the filing date (but may be paid at any time until the end of the month containing that date) and every 10 years thereafter

A 6 month grace period is available

Proof of use

Non-use of a mark for a period of 5 years from registration renders it vulnerable to an action for cancellation by third parties. Use in any member state of the EU will be sufficient. Additionally, any use made with the proprietor’s consent is deemed to be use by the proprietor.

PriorityConvention priority can be claimed
Duration25 years from the filing date
RenewalRenewals are due for payment every five years from the effective filing date
There is a 6 month grace period available