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The Language of Trade Marks – Pilot Online Course

Doing business with companies abroad and trading across national borders has become common practice for more and more companies. Protecting one’s own intellectual property is essential for the company’s success on the international level and global markets.

Patent offices and lawyers offer services to register trade marks, designs or patents not just on the national but also on the European or international level.

The Language of Trademarks course supports patent attorneys in Poland in developing their English language skills to handle IP protection matters on the international level more effectively and confidently.


The Language of Trade Marks – the Basics is an on-line course directed to patent attorneys who would like to develop their English language skills in the context matter of Community Trade Marks (CTM). The course material is based on the OHIM’s CTM registration procedure from filing a CTM application to its registration, and the various activities expose the course participants to the specific language used in the IP protection matters.

elexicon | English Language Competence
Duration: 6 weeks | 17.07.-04.09.2014
Workload: 2-3 hours per week
Requirements: English A2-B1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEF)
Certificate: Statement of accomplishment

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Registration is closed. It is not possible to self-enrol in this course.

Registration will be re-opened in September 2014. Stay tuned!


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