REFORM OF THE GERMAN TRADEMARK LAW: THE MARKENRECHTSMODERNISIERUNGSGESETZ
A new law, the "Markenrechtsmodernisierungsgesetz" (German Trademark Modernization Act) came into force on January 14, 2019. It implements some reforms of the German trademark law. With this Act, the German legislator adjusted German trademark law to the European Trade Mark Directive (Directive 2015/2436) and the current state of the art.
This overview provides you with the most important changes, which you ought to know by all means.
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