Statutory guidance

Practice Amendment Notice 1/15

Practice Amendment Notice (PAN) in respect of retailing or bringing together of services



Following the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union in Case C-420/13 ‘Netto Marken’, this Practice Amendment Notice (PAN) outlines the Intellectual Property Office’s (IPO) practice in respect of trade mark applications seeking to protect the retailing or ‘bringing together’ of services.

Published 31 March 2015