Operating under the auspices of the EUIPO Boards of Appeal, the Alternative Dispute Resolution Service (ADRS) acts as a modern intellectual property (IP) dispute resolution hub offering a full spectrum of ADR tools to businesses and individuals active in the EU and, as the case may be, beyond. The ADRS offers mediation, conciliation and expert determination, which may be used in combination with one another or separately.
Legal and regulatory support
Tool available to SMEs from
The Alternative Dispute Resolution services have been introduced by EUIPO to better serve companies and SMEs, and to offer them more choices in effectively resolving their disputes.