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May-June, 2017 Vol. 107 No. 3 Back to TMR Main Page
The New Trademark Opposition System in Mexico

This article quickly brings brand owners and practitioners up to speed on the new opposition system in Mexico—the first in that country’s history. The article provides an at-a-glance flow chart detailing the steps of the opposition procedure, and compares it to corresponding systems in the United States and the European Union. The author also discusses criticism of the new opposition procedure, and proposes improvements to it.