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Trademarks
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Legal framework
1.1
What is the statutory or other source of trademark rights?
 
Denmark
The primary source is the Danish Trademark Act and the EU Trademark Regulation.

For more information about this answer please contact: Christina Type Jardorf from Accura Advokatpartnerselskab
1.2
How do trademark rights arise (ie, through use or registration)?
 
Denmark
In Denmark, trademark rights may be acquired both through use and through registration. In case of establishing trademark rights through use, such use must be beyond mere local use.

For more information about this answer please contact: Christina Type Jardorf from Accura Advokatpartnerselskab
1.3
What is the statutory or other source of the trademark registration scheme?
 
Denmark
The Danish Trademark Act is the primary source of the registration scheme, as well as EU directives. Further, the official guidelines from the Danish Patent and Trademark Office apply.

For more information about this answer please contact: Christina Type Jardorf from Accura Advokatpartnerselskab