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Madrid Agreement and Protocol

Madrid Protocol

Updated October 2019

Practitioner's Guide to the Madrid Agreement and Madrid Protocol is an exclusive INTA member benefit. 

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Practitioner’s Guide to the Madrid Agreement and Madrid Protocol
is a searchable database of practical information on the local application of both treaties in the member countries covering:

  • practice and procedure in obtaining, maintaining, licensing and enforcing registrations obtained through the Madrid system 
  • detailed information about how each jurisdiction treats marks extending to it
  • history of the Madrid treaties, use of the system and strategic considerations of whether, and how, to best use the system
Each jurisdiction profile, contributed by a local practitioner, follows a standardized format, with topics organized by subject heading. This format makes it easy to search within a jurisdiction profile or to compare how different jurisdictions treat a particular subject. All you need to access this and INTA’s other online member resources is your username and password. If you don’t know yours, please contact Member Services or call +1-212-642-1700.

Principal Editors

Ruth Annand, Humphreys & Co., London, United Kingdom

Olga Nedeltscheff, New York, NY, United States

Christopher Benson, Taylor Wessing, London, United Kingdom

Founding Editor

James N. Palik, Palik Law Office Roseboom, NY, United States