Register a Trademark
A trademark lawyer assists business owners to register their trademark. Registering a trademark is an effective way for a business to protect their intellectual property.
A trademark specialist can submit applications for trademarks as well as assist in deal with any opposition claims brought by an adverse report.
How Do I Get a Trade Mark Registered?
The trade mark registration process can be broken down in four steps:
- Decide what you want registered as a trade mark
- Conduct a trade mark check
- Choose the relevant classes of goods and services
- File the application with IP Australia
Registering your trademark is the incorrect class can be an expensive mistake. A trademark lawyer can assist you in identifying the right class for your trademark.
What Happens When My Trade Mark is Accepted?
Once your trademark is accepted, you can place the ® symbol next to your brand name or lot to indicate your exclusive rights. This is useful for marketing and branding purposes.
Owning a trademark also enables you to enforce your rights against any party who is misusing your mark. After registration, you must renew your trademark every 10 years.
How Can LegalVision Help Me?
Much of the process involved in registering a trade mark concerns the due diligence in knowing whether you will make a successful application.
LegalVision’s experienced trademark lawyers have successfully registered thousands of trademarks for Australian businesses, including international trademarks.
If you wish to receive a free quote, call us today or fill out the form on this page.