Mexico 15 Jun 2020
On March 6, Mexico joined the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs. This makes Mexico the 64th member of the Hague Union. The relevant treaty entered into force on June 6, 2020.
The Hague system offers centralized management of industrial designs through a single application and allows an applicant to register up to 100 patterns in 74 member states including the European Union. Thus, if offers a cost effective and smooth way to get protection in many markets. You get the same legal protection as if the designs were filed directly with each national office.