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Trademarks
6.
Rights of registered and unregistered marks
6.1
What, if any, protection is afforded to unregistered trademarks?
 
Poland
Generally, unregistered trademarks enjoy protection under the Act on Industrial Property Law and the Act on Combating Unfair Competition. However, protection under the former act is granted only to well-known marks.

For more information about this answer please contact: Dariusz Piróg from Patpol Kancelaria Patentowa Sp. z o.o.
6.2
What legal rights are conferred by a trademark registration?
 
Poland
Trademark registration confers the exclusive right to use the trademark for profit or for professional purposes throughout the territory of Poland.

For more information about this answer please contact: Dariusz Piróg from Patpol Kancelaria Patentowa Sp. z o.o.
6.3
If there is a separate register for descriptive marks, what legal rights are conferred by registration therein?
 
Poland
There is no separate register for descriptive marks in Poland.

For more information about this answer please contact: Dariusz Piróg from Patpol Kancelaria Patentowa Sp. z o.o.