Litigation Manual (online version)

Changes to the Litigation Manual

This section details the recent main changes to the manual.

October 2016 changes

Paragraph Update
Chapter 14 Clarification of procedure

September 2016 changes

Paragraph Update
Chapter 14 Clarification of procedure

June 2016 changes

Paragraph Update
Chapter 32 Clarification of procedure

March 2016 changes

Paragraph Update
Chapter 1, 2, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 17, 18, 24, 26, 28, 30, 29 Clarification of procedure
Chapter 3, 25 Clarification of procedure and update of electronic process
Chapter 4 Clarification of procedures, update to letters and addition of annex 9
Chapter 5 Clarification of procedure with reference to Appointed Person (Designs) Rules 2015
Chapter 6 Clarification of electronic procedures with reference to Appointed Person (Designs) Rules 2015, Removal of Annex 1 and 2
Chapter 12 Clarification of procedure and addition of annex 1
Chapter 14 Clarification of procedure and addition of annex 4, 5 & 6
Chapter 15 Clarification of procedure to new design right rules relating to appeals to Appointed Person (Designs) Rules 2015
Chapter 16 Clarification of procedure and addition of annex 2
Chapter 21, 32 Clarification of procedure and update to letters
Chapter 22 Clarification of procedure and addition of annex 16
Chapter 23 Clarification of procedure and update of web links