1. What are the benefits of using a third-party agent for trademark registration
1. Trademark Registering an agent has the following benefits: short time, saving financial resources, etc. Because those who act as agents for trademark registration authorities generally have corresponding qualification requirements and have relevant past registration experience, they are more familiar with the registration requirements and procedures.
2. Legal basis: "Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China"
Article 18: When applying for trademark registration or handling other trademark matters, you can handle it yourself or entrust it to a legally established company. Trademark agency handles. When foreigners or foreign enterprises apply for trademark registration and handle other trademark matters in China, they should entrust a trademark agency established in accordance with the law to handle it.
Article 19: Trademark agencies shall follow the principle of good faith, abide by laws and administrative regulations, and handle trademark registration in accordance with the entrustment of the agent Application or other trademark matters; and shall have the obligation to keep confidential the principal’s business secrets learned during the agency process. If the trademark applied for registration by the client may be prohibited from registration under this Law, the trademark agency shall clearly inform the client.
The trademark agency knows or should know that the trademark applied for registration by the client falls under the circumstances specified in Articles 4, 15 and 32 of this Law , shall not accept its entrustment.
Trademark agencies are not allowed to apply for registration of other trademarks except for trademark registration for their agency services.
2. Are there any advantages to entrusting an agency to register a trademark?
Enterprises or individuals can search for trademarks online or directly at the registration hall. The inquiry report received cannot directly reflect whether the trademark can be registered. The information reflected in the inquiry form is that, firstly, no similar trademark has been found, and secondly, it is found that there is a possibility of similarity. If approximation exists, it also involves a matter of judgment.
In addition, the query is based on the category. There may be overlap between categories, which is also worth noting in the query. If you are not particularly professional in trademark registration, problems may easily arise. Our company uses trademark professionals to provide you with a comprehensive analysis of the various possibilities of trademark search results. 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 the Legal Savior website to consult a professional lawyer.