United Kingdom: Designs (International Registration of Industrial Designs) Order 2018

June 13, 2018

United Kingdom: The Designs (International Registration of Industrial Designs) Order 2018 entered into force on June 13, 2018. It gives effect in the United Kingdom on June 13, 2018, to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs and the Common Regulations made under that Act.

The Order amends the Registered Designs Act 1949 and the Registered Designs Rules 2006, in order to implement the Hague Agreement and its Regulations.