IP Glossary: T
The practical application of the laws of nature in the construction of a product or manufacturing or some other industrial process.
An action for a declaration, injunction or damages brought by a person aggrieved by certain threats to sue for patent, registered design or registered Community design, registered trade mark or EU trade mark or unregistered design right infringement that turn out not to be justified.
A sign which such as a brand name, initials, logo or combination of those features that distinguishes the goods or services of one supplier from those of all others.
Secret technical or commercial information that is disclosed in confidence.
Acronym for the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights. Annex 1C to the World Trade Organization agreement.