Introduction to Trademark protection

Introduction to Trademark protection

he application is then examined by the Trade Marks Registry to ensure the application meets the requirements of the Trade Marks Act. If the Registry has any objections, they will raise them at this stage.

Advantages Of Trademark registration

  • Registration confers statutory protection
  • Ownership is entered on the Register of Trademarks and interested third parties can therefore establish who owns a mark by conducting a search of the Register
  • Infringement proceedings can be initiated against unauthorised third party use of a Trademark based on a Trade Mark registration
  • Registration facilitates the licensing of Trade Marks

The UK Trademarks Act 1994 defines a Trademark as: “Any sign capable of being represented graphically which is capable of distinguishing goods and services of one undertaking from those of other undertakings.”

Advantages Of Trademark registration

  • Registration confers statutory protection
  • Ownership is entered on the Register of Trademarks and interested third parties can therefore establish who owns a mark by conducting a search of the Register
  • Infringement proceedings can be initiated against unauthorised third party use of a Trademark based on a Trade Mark registration
  • Registration facilitates the licensing of Trade Marks

The UK Trademarks Act 1994 defines a Trademark as: “Any sign capable of being represented graphically which is capable of distinguishing goods and services of one undertaking from those of other undertakings.”

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