The Madrid-L listserv.

in 2004, OPLF launched the Madrid-L listserv, which by now has many hundreds of members in the US and around the world.

Who should join this discussion group:

The assumption is that anyone who participates in this discussion group is already experienced with filing and prosecution of ordinary (non-Madrid-Protocol) trademark applications.

Several topics are specifically not appropriate for this discussion group:

It should also be noted that the Madrid Agreement is not the same thing as the Madrid Protocol. The US has acceded to the latter but not the former. Thus for most participants in this discussion group, topics relating to the Madrid Agreement are likely to be of interest only insofar as they also relate in some way to the Madrid Protocol.

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