Trademark is the visual signature of the business or any company, which describes the business and becomes the symbol of any organization. It can be the first alphabetical letter of the name of the business, a design which will depict the purpose of your business. That is the reason, why it is very important to have a trademark of your company, and if you do not want any other business to use yours, then it is important to register the trademark of your business.
The trademarks are classified into forty-five classes where you have to register your business depending on the type of business you have.
A trademark symbolizes the kind of brand and its quality.
Consequences, when the Trademark cannot be registered
- If you have copied the trademark of any other organization.
- It also should not be similar by any means. It should be of yours only, as an asset of the company.
- If the logo or the trademark depicts anything offensive or would be prohibited.
Why do the Trademark Registration?
By registering the trademark of your company, you are saving the asset of your organization from any kind of duplicity or other kinds of consequences or legal attacks or any kind of fraud. It also helps as a safeguard for the savior of the rights of the company. It prevents the business from being copied by others, it will help you to save that asset for which you have invested or investing. Trademark will make your company different among others; it will signify your organization. Example, when we hear of iPhone, the eaten apple comes into our mind, as it is the trademark of the iPhone. So are like others, like Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Thumbs up etc. They sell the same product, but are identified differently; this is what the work trademark does. It will define the organization, quality, productivity, and the goodwill.
How can you register the trademark?
The trademarks are registered under 1999, Act. The Tradenfill team will help you in registering the trademark of your business with the legal procedures
Those can apply for the trademark registration
Any legal entity, that is directly related to the business like the proprietor, partner of the firm etc. The whole process of trademark registration, though, is a simple process but it takes time, around, 2 years or above. Before the approval of registration, the company or the organization can use “TM” and after the completion of registration you can start using ®. The validation of the trademark use to be around for ten years, and after every ten years, you have to renew it.
The documents needed for the Trademark Registration
- Copy of the Logo or the Trademark symbol
- The details of the applicant
- Address proof
- Nationality proof
- One copy of the signed power of Attorney
- The first date you used the Trademark
- The product your company manufactures and needs to be register.
The company has to carry out the whole process through a legal representative, and in here, tradenfill, our team does it for our clients, those want to register the trademark.