Guide to the Hague System

(Latest revision: June 2022)

The Guide to the Hague System is your comprehensive reference on the Hague System, walking you through the various steps involved in the international registration of designs. The Guide includes background information and descriptions of Hague System procedures and requirements with relevant legal citations.

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Complementary, quick-reference resources to help you with specific parts of the Hague System:

The international procedure (1999 and 1960 Acts)