International Protection of Registered Designs

UK Accedes to Hague Agreement for International Protection of Registered Designs

On 13 June 2018 the UK will become a member to the Hague Agreement for the International Registration of Industrial Designs, allowing the UK to be a designated state. The Hague system provides a practical business solution for registering up to 100 designs in over 68 contracting parties, which can provide protection in up to 81 countries.  More information can be found here:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/hague-system-design-protection-for-applicants/hague-agreement-for-the-international-registration-of-industrial-designs