The Trade Marks and Designs Registration Office of the European Union
Basic Regulation (CTMR)
Implementing Regulation (CTMIR or IR)
Fee Regulation (CTMFR or FR)
Regulation laying down the rules of procedure of the Board of Appeal
On 27 December 2002, the Commission submitted to the Council of Ministers a Report, entitled, Report on the Operation of the System of Searches Resulting from Article 39 of the Community Trade Mark Regulation, a further report on professional representation, entitled The Examination of the Functioning of the Manner of Representation as laid down in Article 89 of the Council Regulation (EC) no 40/94 of 20 December 1993 on the Community Trade Mark, as well as a Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 40/94, which contains, inter alia, the proposal to delete Article 39 CTMR, the provision dealing with searches.