Summary of trade marks rights in light of Brexit
The United Kingdom leaving the European Union earlier this year gave rise to several questions concerning the validity of union-wide intellectual property rights, including trade marks.
Accelerated procedure for registering trade marks introduced in Estonia
As of 12 October 2020, the Estonian Patent Office allows filing of trade mark applications pursuant to the new accelerated procedure, provided they fit the relevant criteria.
Estonian Patent Office publishes guidelines for processing patent applications
On 1 September, the Estonian Patent Office published guidelines for the processing of patent applications and patents.