CHANGES TO THE INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF NICE FOR THE YEAR 2018 BY THE INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY – INAPI
As of January 2nd of this year, the Industrial Property Institute (INAPI) will begin to apply and use the updated version of edition No. 11 of the Nice International Classification of Products and Services
The measure has been adopted by INAPI with the purpose of harmonizing the criteria used by the different intellectual property offices in regards to the applications for trademark registrations in different countries of the world.
The modifications included in this mentioned version are in general, changes in the wording of the products and services that previously existed, as well as the inclusion of new items and elimination of others to update the different classes used in the world.