The community trademark instituted with regulation no 40 94 of the ec counsel allows to obtain with a single application a trademark valid in all the territory of the european union the community trademark is a single title in the sense that it can be registered assigned withdrawn declared null or expired and the use thereof can be banned only for the whole community and not for the single states. The community trademark also known as the community trade mark ctm and eu trade mark eutm is a european union trademark registration the community trademark is valid in all european union countries it is valid for 10 years and is renewable for 10 year periods the ctm divides goods and services by international standards your ctm may apply to one class of goods and services or several depending on how you fill out your application why is the community trademark important. The eu trade mark concept originated in 1964 in a draft of a convention on european trademark law however it was not until 1980 that the first proposal for a regulation dealing with the eu trade mark appeared regulation came into effect with council regulation ec no 40 94 of 20 december 1993 on the community trade mark a trade mark for goods or services which is registered in . Community trade mark regulation ec 207 2009 ctmir community trade mark implementing regulation ec 2868 95 ctmfr community trade mark fees regulation ec 2869 95 directive approximating the laws of the member states relating to trade marks ec 2008 95 rules of procedure for the boards of appeal ec 216 96. A community trademark registration confers a monopoly right upon its proprietor to prevent unauthorized third party use of an identical or confusingly similar trademark in relation to overlapping or related goods and or services to those covered by the registration this use includes affixing an infringing trademark to goods or their packaging offering goods for sale supplying services importing or exporting and also use in advertising or on business papers a community trademark
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