What is the difference between an unknown and a well known trademark?

Whether you are looking to register a new trademark and want to ensure its success, or whether you want to know ways to improve the popularity of your existing trademark, knowing what makes the...

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Official trademark renewal fees: a huge international gap

Although you may be forgiven for thinking that all territories impose similar official trademark renewal fees, such a belief is far from the truth – all fees are far from equal. These fees vary...

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7 risks if you are late in your trademark renewal

The term of protection for registered trademarks is 10 years, though indefinite protection can be achieved if the mark is renewed every decade.

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Why renewing a trademark that you're not using?

Is the renewal date for your trademark approaching? You may be trying to decide whether to renew or to simply let the renewal date pass and abandon your trademark.

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3 professional figures that will help you in the IP portfolio management

The continued management of your intellectual property (IP) portfolio is an important and potentially demanding task, and it is thus important that you use professional figures with expertise in...

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Which is the right time for renewing a trademark?

With trademark protection only lasting 10 years, renewing  your registration is the only way to ensure your intellectual property’s continuous and indefinite protection. If the trademark renewal...

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Why companies register so many different brands?

With no limit to the number of brands registrable by one entity, many companies choose to register a variety of different brands. Indeed, you may not be aware, but the majority of household-name...

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Are IP renewals together with IP assignments worth it?

The trademark renewal process could be approached in different ways. When assigning intellectual property (IP) assets to a new owner, the relevant records must be amended so as to reflect this...

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What to do if you have forgotten to renew your brand dominion

What do you do if you have forgotten to renew your brand dominion, also known as your trademark? There have been a few famous cases of things like this happening in recent years.

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