First to Use

First to Use Trade Marks: First to Use What is First-to-Use? This means that the first person / entity that actually made use of the mark in connection with the goods and/or services for which they’re applying, will obtain registration and may prevent others from using it. This is known as First to Use. Common law...
First to File

First to File

First to File Trade Marks: First to File What is First-to-File? This means that the first person or entity that applies for a trade mark, will obtain registration and...

Trade Mark Registration in Malaysia

Trade Mark Registration in Malaysia

Malaysia Trademarks Trade Mark Registration and Protection Malaysia’s intellectual property laws generally conform with international standards and provide adequate...

Trade Mark Registration in the U.S

Trade Mark Registration in the U.S

Trade Mark registration in the U.S Trade Mark Registration and Protection Trade mark rights in the United States are established through use, thus the person or company...

Trade Mark Registration in India

Trade Mark Registration in India

Trademark Registration in India  International Trade Marks The Indian Trade Marks Registry often feature in the news for the slow progress of cases, loss of files and mass abandonment of...

Trademarking

Trademarking

Trademarking As an entrepreneur or business owner, trademarking your name and/or logo is crucial to protecting your intellectual property from infringement. A trade mark is a recognisable sign,...

Trade Mark Registrations and Information

Trade Mark Registrations and Information

Trade Mark Registrations and Information Trade Mark registrations provides wide-ranging protection against infringement of your brand. A trade mark is typically a word, name, phrase, logo, symbol,...

Trade Mark Registrations and Information

Trade Mark Facts South Africa

Trade Marks Facts South Africa What is a Trade Mark A trade mark is a name, slogan or logo that distinguishes the brand of one entity from another. CIPC administers the register of trade marks in...

Trademark Registration in China

Trademark Registration in China

Trade Mark Registration in China Trade Mark Registration & Protection China is a first to file country and whomever first files a particular trade mark gets the rights. China recognises the...