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GLAC-icon-square1 A Trademark is a word, phrase, symbol, and/or design that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others.
GLAC-icon-square1 The primary function of trademark is to increase  to identify the traders and to tell consumers that the goods or services bearing trademark are come form a distinguish source.
GLAC-icon-square1 There are two types of trademark: trademark (for goods) and service mark.

The common signs used for trademark are : ® và ™. However, there is one difference in usage between them:
       GLAC-icon-check1  ® indicates that the mark is registered trademark and protected under trademark laws.
       GLAC-icon-check1   shows that the mark is being used as a trademark but not registered trademark or protected under trademark laws.

 

 

Although it is not compulsory for companies to register a trademark in order to use it, a trademark registration will bring them various benefits:

GLAC-icon-1 Trademark owner has the right to sue and receive compensation from companies who use their trademark without permission.

GLAC-icon-1  Other companies cannot use or register the same trademark.

GLAC-icon-1 Trademark owner can use the symbol ® to show that their mark registered and protected under trademark law.

GLAC-icon-1 Oversread the right perception among public about the authenic and quality of the product.

GLAC-icon-1 Pave the way for corporation to spread out the global market.

 

 

Step GLAC-icon-number1d: Identify class of goods/services.

Before fill in the trademark application form, an applicant has to decided what class your goods/services belong to. According to the International Classification of Goods and Services (ICGS), goods and services are classified from classes 1 to 45 (classes of goods: 1-34 and classes of service: 35-45)

The applicant should ensure that they fill the correct class in the trademark registration form. In case the applicant deals in a wide range of goods or services, they should fill more than one class.

Step GLAC-icon-number2d: Self-search for possible conflicts

Because the application fee for registering trademark is not refundable, the applicant must conduct a search for trademark they intend to used in the Singapore Registry of Trademark before filling the applcation form. The purpose of this step is to ensure that there are no prior trademark that is similiar or identical to the one we intend to registry (especially in the area of your business).

Step GLAC-icon-number3d: Application filling

After finishing step 2, the applicant fill in the form and make sure that you use correct class. Then, you send the application form to IPOS and waiting for their examination.

Step GLAC-icon-number6d: Advertisement for public scrunity

Before sending the Trademark Registration Certificate, IPOS will inform the applicant the Acceptance Letter. At the same time, the application will be published on the Trade Marks Journal. If there is objections within two months from the day of publication, your trademark is succesfully registered.

Step GLAC-icon-number5d: Examination for conflicts with existing trademarks

After completing the above step, the Registrar will conduct a official search for the conflicting marks. If there are no identiacal or familiar trademarks as well as no conflictions with Tradamark Act, they will conduct the next step.

Bước GLAC-icon-number6d: Quảng bá trademark

Sau khi hoàn thành việc kiểm tra nhãn hiệu, quý doanh nghiệp sẽ nhận được thông báo chấp thuận đăng ký trademark. Cùng với đó, đơn đăng ký trademark của quý doanh nghiệp sẽ được xuất bản trên tờ tạp chí trademark (Trade Marks Journal). Nếu trong vòng 2 tháng sau khi xuất bản tờ tạp chí mà không nhận được bất kỳ sự phản đối từ các doanh nghiệp khác, thì cơ quan đăng ký trademark Singapore sẽ tiến hành bước cuối cùng.

Step GLAC-icon-number7d: Successful registration

Finally, IPOS will send you a registration certificate.

After collectiong information for you, Global Link Asia Consulting will conduct these steps:

GLAC-icon-number1c Finding, searching, and classifying (class) the class of your goods/services in ICGS.
GLAC-icon-number2c Examination your mark to check if there is any identical one.
GLAC-icon-number3c Guid how to fill  the trademark registration form and pay the application fee for Singapore office.
GLAC-icon-number4c Other supports (if neccessary) in order to help you complete the trademark registradetion.

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