Yes, it is possible to cancel a third-party trademark under certain circumstances. For example, if the granted third-party trademark does not comply with the registration requirements or if the trademark owner has not used the trademark for an extended period of time, it is possible to request cancellation of the trademark.

Actions for invalidity of European Union trademarks take place directly within the European Office (EUIPO) and are administrative in nature.

In Italy it is now also possible to initiate an invalidity action at the National Office (UIBM) as an alternative to filing a lawsuit, remaining an available option both in Italy and abroad.