The EUIPO launched a new trademark database called CAN TMView that covers four Andean countries – Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.
The new trademark database, which is similar to the TMView database, will give access to more than 1.3 million trademarks in those for countries which population exceed 111 million people.
This is a good news for every trademark practitioner that has interest in registration of trademarks for these countries. The database is easy to use and will help a lot for conducting preliminary trademark searches and building appropriate trademark strategies.
WIPO reports about the fact that some of the Madrid system online services will not be accessible between 09 and 11.07.2021. This happens due to scheduled maintenance of the system. In particular the services that will be disconnected are: