Bulgarian Trademarks Added to TMview
TMview, Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market of the European Union (OHIM) database providing free access to data on almost 5 million trademarks, started offering access to data on Bulgarian trademark applications and registrations, announced OHIM on its website on December 13, 2010.
TMview already provides free access to trademarks held by OHIM, WIPO, the UK, Czech Republic, Italy, Benelux, Portugal, Denmark, Spain, Slovakia, Slovenia and Estonia. The aim is for TMview to eventually cover all EU member states.
For more information, please contact Jelena Jankovic at our Balkan Regional Office.
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