Search for existence of earlier trade-marks

Since the 10th of March 2008 the search for existence of earlier trade-marks made by the national patents offices by application of Community Trade-Mark would be executed only after explicit request by the applicant.

Since the 10th of March 2008 the search for existence of earlier trade-marks made by the national patents offices by application of Community Trade-Mark would be executed only after explicit request by the applicant.