Design and trade mark representation
In certain proceedings before the Slovenian Intellectual Property Office (hereinafter: the Office) parties may be represented by design and trade mark representatives. Design and trade mark representatives represent the parties only in the proceedings relating to the acquisition, maintenance and other requirements in connection with designs, trade marks and geographical indications for non-food products.
Design and trade mark representatives may be:
- Persons who have a university degree and have passed a design and trade mark representative examination before the Office;
- Attorneys or law firms;
- Legal persons employing at least one person who has a university degree and has passed a design and trade mark representative examination before the Office.