Filling Requirement

  • Trade Mark Registration Filing Requirements:

    Requirements (to be sent to local agent for filing of application);

    1. and 2. Application and power of attorney, signed and executed as in the case of "patents"
    3. List of goods which should not be at variance with the list of the home registration certificate or a corresponding foreign
    registration certificate;
    4. Copy of home registration certificate or a corresponding certificate from another country along with an authenticated translation thereof, either in Nepalese or in English, duly authenticated as in the case of "patents" (see above);
    5. A bank draft covering the required official fee (per mark or label, per international class).
    Requirements for change of name or address, or assignment;
    1. Power of attorney;
    2. Original certificate of registration in Nepal for the recordal endorsement to be stamped thereon;
    3.
    Notarized document evidencing the change (or assignment) in the country of origin.

    Beginning of Protection:                                 Registration Date

    Duration of first Registration:                         7 Years

    Duration of Subsequent Renewals:              7 Years

    Examination regarding prior rights

    Letters of consent
    accepted by the
    Office to overcome citations?

    Opposition/Cancellation
    before Trademark Office

    before registration/term

    after registration/term

    No

    Yes

    Yes

    yes

     

    Multiple class applications allowed?

    Print requirements:

     

    if so, additional fees
    as from which class?

    size (in cm unless otherwise indicated)

    number

    also for word marks?

    No

    -

    any

    6

    yes

     

    Service marks registrable?

    Three- dimensional marks registrable?

    Registered mark must be used?

    Non-use grace period (years)

    Nominal use accepted?

    Yes

    n.a.

    n.a.

     

    n.a.



  • Trade Mark Registration Filing Requirements:

    Requirements (to be sent to local agent for filing of application);

    1. and 2. Application and power of attorney, signed and executed as in the case of "patents"
    3. List of goods which should not be at variance with the list of the home registration certificate or a corresponding foreign
    registration certificate;
    4. Copy of home registration certificate or a corresponding certificate from another country along with an authenticated translation thereof, either in Nepalese or in English, duly authenticated as in the case of "patents" (see above);
    5. A bank draft covering the required official fee (per mark or label, per international class).
    Requirements for change of name or address, or assignment;
    1. Power of attorney;
    2. Original certificate of registration in Nepal for the recordal endorsement to be stamped thereon;
    3.
    Notarized document evidencing the change (or assignment) in the country of origin.

    Beginning of Protection:                                 Registration Date

    Duration of first Registration:                         7 Years

    Duration of Subsequent Renewals:              7 Years

    Examination regarding prior rights

    Letters of consent
    accepted by the
    Office to overcome citations?

    Opposition/Cancellation
    before Trademark Office

    before registration/term

    after registration/term

    No

    Yes

    Yes

    yes

     

    Multiple class applications allowed?

    Print requirements:

     

    if so, additional fees
    as from which class?

    size (in cm unless otherwise indicated)

    number

    also for word marks?

    No

    -

    any

    6

    yes

     

    Service marks registrable?

    Three- dimensional marks registrable?

    Registered mark must be used?

    Non-use grace period (years)

    Nominal use accepted?

    Yes

    n.a.

    n.a.

     

    n.a.