For better protection of your brand, trademark registration becomes a necessity; it provides you a better opportunity to prevent everyone using similar words/ signs/ logos taking advantage of your business.
In general, a Trademark (symbolizing a mark in trade) is a mark capable of being represented graphically and capable of distinguishing the goods or services of one person from those of others and may include a shape of goods, their packaging, and a combination of colors, which can be in form of words, device, logo marks, etc.
A unified system of International Classification of Goods and Services has been adopted for different goods and services into 45 Trademark Classes (1 to 34 cover goods, and 35 to 45 services and the registration is obtained in single/ multiple classes depending on the type of goods and services.
International registration of a trademark depends on the rules and procedures set forth by every country. Various treaties such as Paris Convention, Vienna Agreement, Madrid Agreement, Singapore Treaty, etc. are recognised by World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a Geneva based organization provides set of rules and regulations for registration of trademarks worldwide.
- Better Goodwill
- Prevent others to take undue advantage of your brand id
- Good marketing Strategy
- Protection from fake advertisements
Why protect the mark?
In India, trademark filings can be undertaken online and the requirement for visits arises only in cases of objections or queries from the Trademark Authority.
We at AcuCorp Advisors assist you in complete registration process of your trademark, including but not limited to filing of application, replying to objections and oppositions, attending hearings and obtaining certificate. We also assist you in registration of trademarks internationally.