78 Alteration of register

After the actual date of registration of a trade mark, the Commissioner may,—

(a)

at the request of the owner of the trade mark, allow the owner’s name or address to be altered on the register:

(b)

at the request of the owner, strike out any goods or services, or classes of goods or services, from those in respect of which the trade mark is registered:

(c)

at the request of the owner,—

(i)

enter a memorandum that relates to the trade mark, provided that the memorandum does not in any way extend the rights given by the existing registration of the trade mark; or

(ii)

alter a memorandum, provided that the alteration does not in any way extend the rights given by the existing registration of the trade mark; or

(iii)

remove a memorandum, provided that the removal does not in any way extend the rights given by the existing registration of the trade mark.

Section 78(a): replaced, on 16 September 2011, by section 9(1) of the Trade Marks Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 71).

Section 78(c): replaced, on 16 September 2011, by section 9(2) of the Trade Marks Amendment Act 2011 (2011 No 71).