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Model provisions

The Assembly of the Madrid Union, at its thirty-seventh (21st Extraordinary) session, endorsed the recommendation of the ad hoc Working Group on the Legal Development of the Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks that the International Bureau make available to the offices of contracting parties the model provisions on the issue of Transformation and Replacement which were examined by that Working Group. 

For full background information and explanatory notes relating to the Model Provisions, please refer to documents MM/LD/WG/2/7 (Transformation) and MM/LD/WG/2/8 (Replacement), respectively.

  • Model provisions on transformation pdf
  • Model provisions on replacement pdf

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