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Hague – The International Design System

The Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs provides a practical business solution for registering up to 100 designs in 74 contracting parties covering 91 countries, through the filing of one single international application.

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Hague highlights

2019 Facts and Figures

Who filed the most Hague design applications in 2019?


Hague Yearly Review – 2020

Facts, figures and analysis of the international registration of industrial designs

Review Executive summary
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Members of the Hague Union

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How to

File your application

Includes practical advice on drafting and filing, guidance on reproductions PDF, Guidance on reproductions, tools and requirements to comply with.

Manage your registration

Includes practical advice on managing and renewing your registration.

Search the international register

Includes practical advice on how to find information in the register.


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