Guidelines on Trademark Assignment Procedures Issued

October 26, 2023

In order to thoroughly and earnestly implement the deployment of the National Intellectual Property Protection and Use Plan During the 14th Five-Year Plan Period on strengthening the source protection of intellectual property, intensify the quality supervision of intellectual property application for registration, help business entities understand the relevant legal provisions and examination process of trademark assignment, guide the applicant of the trademark transfer to follow the principle of integrity, honesty and credibility, and reasonably file applications for trademark transfer, and prevent confusion or other adverse effects caused by trademark assignment, the CNIPA has organized compilation of the Guidelines on Trademark Assignment Procedures for the reference of relevant business entities.

Full text attached: Guidelines on Trademark Assignment Procedures

(Source: CNIPA Official WeChat Account)