Madrid System

June 14, 2017

Common Regulations under Madrid Agreement and Madrid Protocol Amended

Madrid System:   Common Regulations under  Madrid Agreement and Madrid Protocol Amended According to WIPO the amendments to Rules 12, 25, 26, 27 and 32 of the Common Regulations under Madrid Agreement and Protocol and item 7.4 of the Schedule of Fees will enter into force on July 1, 2017. Source:  www.wipo.int
February 22, 2016

Faroe Islands: Will be a Part of the Madrid System Effective April 13, 2016

Effective April 13, 2106, the Faroe Islands will be part of the Madrid System. Source:  www.wipo.int
December 5, 2015

Gambia: Madrid Protocol

Gambia’s accession to the Madrid Protocol will enter into force on 12-18-15.
October 31, 2015

Algeria Accedes To the Madrid Protocol

The Madrid System has been transformed to a one treaty system with the addition of Algeria who acceded to the Madrid Protocol; the Protocol entered into force on October 31, 2015. Going forward, all international registrations of marks will be exclusively governed by the Madrid protocol.