New guidelines for opposition proceedings are now available on the BOIP website

Today, we published the new guidelines for opposition proceedings on our website  

The guidelines are available in BOIP's 3 working languages: Dutch, French and English. The new guidelines are intended to serve as an explanation and reference work for users of this procedure. 

An expert article containing a more detailed explanation will follow in early December. Questions or comments on the guidelines are welcome and can be sent to

Guidelines for opposition proceedings

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