Register Your Design in European Union
Protect your product appearance, packaging, ornament, interface or interior with our industrial design registration service. Choose from a wide selection of local design attorneys, benefit from low flat fees, assured quality, and enjoy online monitoring throughout the process
From $340 + govt fees from $250
An AI-powered IP assistant that helps you create a detailed assignment within minutes.
Selection of the most suitable local design attorney based on specific criteria.
Drafting of a description, preparation of drawings, and filing of the application done by an attorney.
Online monitoring and reporting on the platform throughout the entire process.
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Design in Europe: Understanding Design Protection
Design protection in Europe is governed by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). The EUIPO offers a centralized system for obtaining design protection in all EU member states.
Registration Requirements: In order to be eligible for design protection in Europe, your design must be new and have individual character, meaning it must have a unique appearance that sets it apart from existing designs.
Design Registration Process: The registration process involves a thorough examination of the design's novelty and individual character, as well as potential conflicts with existing designs. Once registered, the design is protected for a period of 5 years, with the option to renew for up to 25 years.
Why Design Protection is Important
Design protection is important for several reasons:
- Preventing infringement: Registering a design gives you exclusive rights to use and profit from the design, preventing others from using it without your permission.
- Building brand identity: A unique and recognizable design can become a key element of your brand identity, setting your products apart from competitors.
- Increasing value: A registered design can increase the value of your business, as it demonstrates your commitment to protecting your intellectual property.
Registering a trademark or design in Europe can provide valuable protection and benefits for businesses looking to expand into this market. It is important to carefully consider the requirements and processes for registration, and seek the assistance of a qualified lawyer to ensure proper protection of your intellectual property. iPNOTE offers a convenient platform to connect with experienced lawyers who can assist with trademark and design registrations in Europe and other countries. Register today and protect your intellectual property rights with ease.
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