1. Requirements for trademark registration
1. The principle of good faith must be followed ;
2. Be responsible for the quality of the goods using the trademark;
3. Apply for The trademark must be distinguishable from other people’s goods;
4. The trademark must have distinctive features, be easy to identify, and must not conflict with other people’s previously acquired legal rights. .
5. Legal basis:
Article 6 of the "Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China" , Products that must use registered trademarks according to laws and administrative regulations must apply for trademark registration. Products without approved registration may not be sold in the market.
Article 7 of the "Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China" stipulates that the principle of good faith should be followed when applying for registration and use of trademarks. Trademark users shall be responsible for the quality of the goods on which their trademarks are used. Industrial and commercial administrative departments at all levels should use trademark management to prevent behaviors that deceive consumers. Article 8 stipulates that any mark that can distinguish the goods of a natural person, legal person or other organization from the goods of others, including words, graphics, letters, numbers, three-dimensional signs, color combinations and sounds, etc., as well as combinations of the above elements, are Can apply for registration as a trademark. Article 9 stipulates that the trademark applied for registration shall have distinctive features, be easy to identify, and shall not conflict with the legal rights previously obtained by others. The trademark registrant has the right to indicate "registered trademark" or registered mark.
2. How to apply for trademark registration
1. Inquiries before applying for trademark registration
Before applying for a registered trademark, the applicant needs to know the success rate of the trademark to be registered. You can enter the Trademark Office’s website to search for similar trademarks, or you can log in to Kuai Legal to conduct a free trademark search.2. Select the product category of the registered trademark
The maximum number of optional project categories for a trademark is 10, so You need to use your brain when choosing. Many categories have overlapping projects. Therefore, Kuai Legal recommends that you choose a large category that combines multiple small projects.
3. After completing the application form for registered trademark and submitting it together with relevant information
After submitting the relevant information, the Trademark Office will enter the trademark review stage. If the materials are complete and there are no violations, , if no one has any objection to the trademark after the preliminary announcement, the Trademark Office will issue a trademark registration certificate to the applicant. I hope the above content can be helpful to you. If you have other questions, you can click the button below for consultation, or go to Legal Savior Consult a professional lawyer online.