Serbia Accedes to Nice Agreement and Singapore Treaty
On September 17, 2010, Serbia deposited its instrument of accession to the Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks. The Agreement will enter into force in Serbia on December 17, 2010.
On August 19, 2010, Serbia deposited its instrument of accession to the Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks, adopted in Singapore on March 27, 2006. The Treaty will enter into force in Serbia on November 19, 2010. Serbia ratified the Law on Ratification of the Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks in May 2010.
For more information, please contact Jelena Jankovic at our Balkan Regional Office.
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