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  • ILPTO Update: The Deadline for Filing Divisional Applications Cannot Be Extended

    ILPTO Update: The Deadline for Filing Divisional Applications Cannot Be Extended

    The ILPTO clarified in a recent decision that divisional applications can be filed only until the allowance of the parent and that this deadline cannot be extended nor circumvented by seeking cancellation of the allowance of the parent application. Under IL law, divisional applications can be filed only until the allowance of the parent application.…

  • IL TM Update: Important Decision on Non-Use and Recordal of Trademark Licenses

    IL TM Update: Important Decision on Non-Use and Recordal of Trademark Licenses

    In a recent important decision, the ILTMO held that revocation of a trademark registration on grounds of non-use is discretionary and that registrations of well-known trademarks will not be revoked even if the use requirements were not satisfied. The ILTMO also significantly mitigated the adverse non-use consequences in case of failure to record trademark licenses.…

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