Canada joined the International Trademark system

Canada joined the International Trademark system

On March 17, 2019, the Government of Canada submitted to WIPO its accession form to the Madrid Protocol on the International registration of trademarks, bringing the total number of member countries in the Convention on international trademarks to 104. Canada’s...
Amazon declares war against counterfeit goods

Amazon declares war against counterfeit goods

Project Zero is the new Amazon tool to prevent the spread of counterfeit products on its e-commerce platform. It is a new program in the fight against counterfeit goods that implements the most cutting-edge technologies through the following tools: Automatic...
Malawi joined the International Trademark system

Malawi joined the International Trademark system

On September 25, 2018, Malawi submitted to WIPO its accession form to the Madrid Protocol on the International registration of trademarks, bringing the total number of member countries in the Convention on international trademarks to 102. Malawi’s membership in the...
Declaration of use of trademarks in Mexico

Declaration of use of trademarks in Mexico

It has become mandatory to file a Declaration of Use in Mexico that certifies the use of the trademark by the owner in this country further to the changes made by the Mexican law on Industrial Property since 10th August, 2018. The above said Declaration should be...
CUBA joins TMCLASS

CUBA joins TMCLASS

Starting from August 8th, 2018 Cuba has joined the harmonized database of products and services for the classification of TMclass brands. TMclass is one of the biggest databases for the classification of brands. Easy to consult, it allows to identify the product...