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OHIM

Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market, the former official name for the European Union Intellectual Property Office based in Alicante, Spain. OHIM was widely regarded as an unfortunately “Eurocratic” choice of name, sounding vaguely like someone clearing their throat, and many people called it the Community Trademark Office, EU Trademark Office, or some variant thereof.

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