Union européenne
Émirats arabes unis
Indications géographiques
18. Please explain how exceptions under Article 24 of the TRIPS Agreement are used in your jurisdiction. Please provide examples of the use of the exceptions by courts or lists of names considered as generic in your jurisdiction.
Article 3 of the trademarks Law includes among marks which may not be validly registered marks that are composed merely of the appellation commonly used for goods, products, services, familiar drawings of ordinary pictures of goods and services.