>[03.Mar.19] – Geographical Indications - New rules enter into effect
Source: INPI / BR [adapted]
On 03.Mar.2019 came into effect the new Normative Instruction No. 095/2018 of 28.Dec.201, which establishes the requirements for registering Geographical Indications.
Among the novelties of the new Normative Instruction, it is highlighted: the Set of Technical Specifications, which replaces the old Regulations of Use; and the possibility to make an alteration of a Geographical Indication registration in order to, among other options, include or suppress the name of the product or service, and/or modify the graphic/figurative representation of the Geographical Indication.