Common Status Descriptors

The TM5 “Common Status Descriptors” (“CST”) Project is designed to aid trademark right holders and other interested parties who may have dealings with two or more partner offices.
Once a national IP office receives an application to register a trademark, that office may assign any one of various “statuses” to that application (or to any resulting registration) depending, among other things, on:

Lead Office USPTO

Common Statistical Indicators

The purpose of this project is to develop and implement a process to regularly exchange statistics on the main variables of interest to the TM5 partners, and to make this information available to the public.

Lead Office EUIPO


This project aims to look at the possibilities of improving access to information related to trade marks. Our current strategy is to expand the current TMview platform by including data from the TM5 partners.

Lead Office EUIPO