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FSC® Trademark Use Guide for Promotional License Holders
Status: Second draft of the FSC Trademark Use Guide For Promotional Licence Holders open for consultation

The guide FSC Trademark Use Guide for Promotional License Holders was previously known as the standard FSC-STD-50-002 V2-0 Requirements for promotional use of the FSC trademarks by non-certificate holders.

Overview

Title: Requirements for promotional use of the FSC trademarks by non-certificate holders
Code: FSC-STD-50-002 (V1-0)
Type: Standard
Coordinator: Vicky Tran
Start date: July 2017
Purpose: Specifies requirements for use of FSC trademarks by non-certificate holders.
Objective(s): To streamline the trademark requirements for promotional use of the FSC® trademarks by non-certificate holders, to enhance and ease the promotion of FSC certified products. In addition, it aims to address Motion 29, which was passed at the 2014 FSC general assembly.
Technical working Group: Network Partners
• Ulrich Malessa, FSC Germany
• Rachele Perazzolo, FSC Italy
• Beth Bennett, FSC UK
• Paola Cassana, FSC Latin America
• Jayco Fung, FSC Asia Pacific
• Jenny (Wood) Anderson, FSC USA

Timeline

Date Activity Link
18 September 2018 Webinars for stakeholders - second draft of the FSC Trademark Use Guide For Promotional Licence Holders View webinar
6 September & 18 September 2018 Webinars for stakeholders Register here
3 September 2018 - 1 October 2018 Second draft of the revised FSC Trademark Use Guide For Promotional Licence Holders is open for consultation FSC Consultation Platform
31 January 2018 & 1 February 2018 Webinars for stakeholders - first draft of the revised trademark standard (FSC-STD-50-002 V2-0) View webinar
15 January 2018 - 15 March 2018 First draft of the trademark standard (FSC-STD-50-002 V2-0) open for consultation FSC Consultation Platform
August 2017 Working Group Established to Revise FSC Trademark Standard Read technical news update
July 2017 Open call to join a working group established for the revision of the trademark standard (FSC-STD-50-002 V1-0) Read technical news update
July 2017 – ongoing The consultative forum open Registration form
February 2017 Terms of reference (ToR) for the working group approved by the project steering committee Read ToR

Downloads - First consultation

  • FSC-STD-50-002 (V1-0) TOR Technical Working Group
    FSC-STD-50-002 (V1-0) TOR Technical Working Group
  • Crosswalk FSC-STD-50-002 V1-0 and V2-0_EN
    Crosswalk FSC-STD-50-002 V1-0 and V2-0_EN
  • Impact assessment of revised FSC-STD-50-002_EN
    Impact assessment of revised FSC-STD-50-002_EN
  • First Draft - FSC-STD-50-002 V2-0 EN
    First Draft - FSC-STD-50-002 V2-0 EN
  • Требования к использованию товарных знаков FSC рекламных целях несертифицированными пользователями_RU
    Требования к использованию товарных знаков FSC рекламных целях несертифицированными пользователями_RU
  • Results of the first public consultation of requirements for FSC trademark use by non-certificate holders
    Results of the first public consultation of requirements for FSC trademark use by non-certificate holders

Downloads - Second consultation

  • FSC Trademark Use Guide for Promotional License Holders_EN
    FSC Trademark Use Guide for Promotional License Holders_EN
  • Crosswalk FSC-STD-50-002 V1-0 and Guide_EN
    Crosswalk FSC-STD-50-002 V1-0 and Guide_EN
  • Impact assessment of the revised requirements_EN
    Impact assessment of the revised requirements_EN