The Legislative Yuan passed third reading to “amendments to certain articles of the Trademark Act” on May 9th, 2023. The key amendments include adding of an accelerated examination mechanism, the establishment of a trademark agent management system, and the clarification that nominative fair use does not constitute infringement.Continue reading
Changes of Classification for Registration of Trademarks: Medicated Cosmetics and Cleaning Products are affected
ustries are not allowed to publicize any medical efficacy in the advertisement. In the future, certain words and phrases such as “medicated” and “cosmeceutical” cannot be addressed on the name of goods and the labels.Continue reading
本次修正內容終點： 申請縮需文件數量自74份降至8份。 提供線上商標申請，其申請費用較於實體申請費用減少百分之十。 降低Continue reading
The amendment of Taiwan Trademark Law Article 98 has been published on November 30, 2016, and will be enforced on December 15, 2016.
All articles or documents that constitute nfringement of rights in trademark, certification mark, or collective trademark shall be confiscated, regardless of whether such articles or documents belong to the offender.