The Benelux Office for Intellectual Property (BOIP) is the official body for the registration of trademarks and designs in the Benelux.

In addition, the BOIP offers the possibility to formally record the existence of ideas, concepts, designs prototypes and the like in an i-DEPOT.

What is Intellectual Property?

Intellectual property is the collective term for rights to intellectual creations such as books, music, trademarks, designs, inventions, software, texts and photographs. A single creation may be protected by multiple rights at the same time. The best-known intellectual property rights are trademark rights, copyrights and patent rights.

  • Friday 15 April 2016

    Common communication CP6

  • Wednesday 13 April 2016

    Technical maintenance Thursday 14 April

  • Monday 11 April 2016

    Opening Bureau for Intellectual Property of Sint Maarten

  • Wednesday 23 March 2016

    OHIM changes its name to EUIPO

  • Monday 21 March 2016

    Consequenses system upgrades OHIM on 22 March

  • Thursday 3 March 2016

    Confusing letters received by trademark holders