European Union
United Arab Emirates
13. Please describe the special requirements, if any, prescribed by your legislation concerning the use of a trademark.
The 1992 Trademarks Law in its Article 3 prohibits the registration of marks that are contrary to the morality or to the public order. The marks aimed at confusing the public with regard to the origin of the goods or services or including counterfeit or fraud, etc are not permitted. The by-law of the 1992 Trademarks Law defines administrative requirements under which a trademark is registered.