Industrial Property Office

Common Comunication on the criteria for assessing disclosure of designs on the internet


The IP Offices of the European Trade Mark and Design Network continue to collaborate in the context of the Convergence Projects. This Common Practice is made public through this Common Communication with the aim of providing clear and comprehensive guidance for assessing disclosure of designs on the internet and consequently, increasing transparency, legal certainty, and predictability.

Common Comunication on the criteria for assessing disclosure of designs on the internet (pdf, 2,1 MB)