Our Brexit papers

Read our main publications on Brexit

Trade marks, designs, business and Brexit

We set out the business case for clarity, collaboration & concerted action on post-Brexit IP.

5th Dec 2017 | Brexit

CITMA Brexit position paper

Our position on post-Brexit registered intellectual property rights (trade marks and designs) and rights of representation

12th Jul 2017 | Brexit

Brexit webinar 

We share the latest guidance. 

Brexit webinar

Brexit is one of the biggest challenges our profession has faced. In this webinar our expert panel dissect the latest guidance and uncover just what this means for you and your firm.

9th Jul 2020 | Event presentation



Latest Brexit news

The most recent updates, news and publications on Brexit.

UK IPO consults on changing address for service rules

The UK IPO has published an ‘informal consultation’ on changes to its address for service rules.

29th Jul 2020 | News

Implementing IP statutory instrument laid

The statutory instrument (SI) to implement the terms of the UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement for intellectual property into UK law has been laid.

24th Jul 2020 | News

Minister promises “call for views” on address for service

Government minister Nadhim Zahawi MP has responded to concerns of UK Chartered Trade Mark Attorneys in Parliament, promising a “call for views”.

24th Jul 2020 | News

Brexit update - update on address for service

Our latest Brexit update on address for service.

9th Jul 2020 | News

Brexit - update on IP in EU negotiations

Earlier this week we met with officials from the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to discuss the issue of rights of representation in the ongoing EU negotiations.

19th Jun 2020 | News

Parliamentary questions

In recent weeks several written Parliamentary Questions have been asked on the issues of rights of representation and UK address for service.

19th Jun 2020 | Brexit

Brexit update

Read what we have been doing recently to fight your corner.

14th May 2020 | News

UK Government sets out negotiation position on IP

The UK Government is open to cooperation with the EU on intellectual property and is seeking to ensure high standards of protection for trade marks and designs.

28th Feb 2020 | News
Brexit news

Trade marks

Trade marks - Tuvalu and Montenegro scenarios

This document expands upon the ‘Montenegro’ and ‘Tuvalu’ scenarios we outlined in CITMA’s ‘EU registered rights - trade mark’ document.

19th Jan 2017 | Brexit

EU registered rights - trade marks

Read our original scenarios analysis of how EU trade marks could be handled post-Brexit.

19th Aug 2016 | Brexit


Registered designs

Registered designs - Tuvalu and Montenegro scenarios

This document expands upon the 'Montenegro' and 'Tuvalu' scenarios we outlined in CITMA's 'EU registered rights - designs' document.

27th Jan 2017 | Brexit

EU registered rights - designs

Our original analysis of the possible scenarios for post-Brexit intellectual property.

19th Aug 2016 | Brexit


Rights of representation

EUIPO rights of representation – what we know

We have brought together all the information currently available on the future rights of representation for UK professionals before the EUIPO.

18th Feb 2019 | Brexit

Professional representation update

Our updated briefing looking at the issues and options with regards to rights of representation.

30th Jan 2017 | Brexit

Professional representation before the EUIPO post-Brexit

Our guidance on rights of representation post-Brexit.

12th Aug 2016 | Brexit