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Belgium (BE)

Online you can see a limited part of information about this country.
More in-depth details are available for the following aspects:

     General Trademark Regulations
     Trademark Use Requirements
     Trademark Licensing

If you like to purchase all available information for this country, click the order button.
The total price is 49.00 EUR. A PDF-Download will be sent to you electronically.

Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg are treated as one common area with a uniform trademark law and one trademark office. Since the adoption of the Benelux Trademarks Act in 1971, there are no national trademark laws in any of the Benelux countries anymore.

For further information please see Benelux.
Details regarding the Opposition Period against designation of IR Mark are available in our publication on this topic here
Practical details on trademark use requirements are available in our publication here
Practical details on trademark licensing are available in our publication here
SMD Group thanks the following law firms for their assictance in updating the information provided.




Ministère des Affaires Economiques, Office de la Propriété Industrielle (PIIE)
Boulevard du Roi Albert II 16
1000 Bruxelles
Belgium
Tel +32 22 06 41 11
Fax +32 22 06 57 50

Benelux Office for Intellectual Property
Bordewijklaan 15
NL-2591 XR Den Haag
The Netherlands
Tel + 31 7 03 49 11 11
Fax + 31 7 03 47 57 08
www.boip.int
P.O. Box 90404, NL-2509 LK Den Haag

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
34, Chemin des Colombettes
1211 Geneva 20
Switzerland
Tel +41 22 33 89 11 1
Fax +41 22 73 35 42 8
www.wipo.int