Consultation responses

We respond to consultations on behalf of the UK trade mark profession.

LSB consultation on proposed regulatory performance assessment framework

Our response to the LSB's consultation on their proposed regulatory performance assessment framework.

5th Jul 2022 | Consultation response

IPReg Review of regulatory arrangements - CITMA response

Our response to IPReg's Review on regulatory arrangements

6th Apr 2022 | Consultation response

UK IPO Call for Views on Designs

Our response to the UK IPO Call for Views on Designs.

29th Mar 2022 | Consultation response

LSB Consultation - draft statement of policy on ongoing competence - CITMA response

9th Mar 2022 | Consultation response

IPReg 2022 Business Plan consultation - CITMA response

Our response to the IPReg consultation on its 2022  Business Plan, Budget and Practising Fees.  

7th Oct 2021 | Consultation response

IPReg Consultation - changes to compensation arrangements

Our response to IPReg's consultation on changes to current compensation arrangements

3rd Sep 2021 | Consultation response

UK IPO consultation - UK's future exhaustion of IP rights regime

Our response to the UK IPO's consultation on exhaustion of IP rights.

2nd Sep 2021 | Consultation response

EUIPO Convergence Project 13. Questionnaire - bad faith trade mark applications

Our response to the EUIPO's questionnaire on bad faith trade mark applications

23rd Jun 2021 | Consultation response

IPReg Review of regulatory arrangements - call for evidence

Read our high level overview to the call for evidence on IPReg's review of regulatory arrangements

10th Feb 2021 | Consultation response

LSB draft strategy and business plan consultation 2021-22

Our response to the LSB draft strategy and business plan 2012-22.

5th Feb 2021 | Consultation response

IPReg Consultation - sunset clause on JEB examination qualifications

Our response to the IPReg consultation on ending the transitional arrangement of historic Joint Examination Board exam qualifications.

21st Jan 2021 | Consultation response

IPReg Business Plan 2021

Read our response to IPReg's 2021 Business Plan.

8th Oct 2020 | Consultation response

HM Treasury Levy Consultation

Our response to HM Treasury's consultation on the Economic Crime Levy.

4th Oct 2020 | Consultation response

MoJ consultation - EU case law questionnaire - CITMA CIPA IPBA

Consultation on the departure from retained EU case law by UK courts and tribunals.

8th Sep 2020 | Consultation response

IPReg Consultation on withdrawal of accreditation of a qualification pathway

Our response to IPReg's consultation on withdrawal of accreditation of a qualification pathway

12th Jun 2020 | Consultation response

EUIPO Draft Rules of Appeal Proceedings

Our comments on the EUIPO consultation on Draft Rules of Appeal Proceedings

18th Oct 2019 | Consultation response

IPReg consultation on Run-off cover

Our response to IPReg's consultation on run-off cover

10th Oct 2019 | Consultation response

IPReg consultation on removing restrictions on providing pro bono advice

Our response to the IPReg consultation - Removing restrictions on providing pro bono advice

10th Oct 2019 | Consultation response

IPReg Business Plan 2020

Our response to IPReg's 2020 business plan

5th Jul 2019 | Consultation response

LSB IGRs supplementary consultation - CITMA response

Our response to the LSB Internal Governance Rules - supplementary consultation

12th Jun 2019 | Consultation response

EU-consultation on legislation for designs protection

Our response to the public consultation on Evaluation of EU legislation on design protection

16th Apr 2019 | Consultation response

LSB Internal Governance Rules

Our response to the LSB consultation on Internal Governance Rules.

21st Jan 2019 | Consultation response

IPReg consultation on draft guidance

Our response to the IPReg Consultation - Draft Guidance - Improving Information for Consumers and Small Businesses.

15th Jan 2019 | Consultation response

IPReg business plan 2019

Our response to IPReg's 2019 business plan.

7th Sep 2018 | Consultation response

Draft tribunal practice notice

Our response to draft Tribunal Practice Notice

31st Aug 2018 | Consultation response

China trade mark law

Our response to a consultation on trade marks in China.

20th Jul 2018 | Consultation response

SkyKick case

Our response to SkyKick consultation: Case C-371/18

6th Jun 2018 | Consultation response

EUTM Directive

Read our response to a consultation on the implementation of the EU Trade Mark Directive in the UK.

16th Apr 2018 | Consultation response

WIPO fax discontinuation

Our response to WIPO's consultation on discontinuing fax submissions.

28th Feb 2018 | Consultation response

LSB reviewing the internal governance rules

Our response to the Legal Services Board's consultation on internal governance rules

9th Feb 2018 | Consultation response