Requirements (to be sent to resident agent for filing of application);
1. Power of attorney;
2. 12 prints or representation of the trademark;
3. Electrotype or block. One per trademark.
Beginning of Protection: Application Date
Duration of first Registration: 10 Years
Duration of Subsequent Renewals: 10 Years
Examination regarding prior rights
Letters of consent
the Office to overcome citations?
before Trademark Office
Yes(but not conclusive)
Multiple class applications allowed?
if so, additional fees
as from which class?
size (in cm unless otherwise indicated)
also for word marks?
10 X 10
Service marks registrable?
Three- dimensional marks registrable?
Registered mark must be used?
Non-use grace period (years)
Nominal use accepted?