Trademark Renewal

Trademark registration is a type of intellectual property protection, under which a word or visual symbol used by a business to distinguish its goods or services from other similar goods or services originating from a different business can be protected. To register a trademark, a trademark application must be filed by the applicant with the relevant Trade Mark Registrar in the prescribed format. Once a trademark application is filed, the Trade Marks Registrar would process the application and provide registration under the Trade Mark Act. On registration of a trademark, the R symbol can be used along with the trademark and the registration is valid for a period of 10 years. During registration, in case of infringement of trademark, a suit can be filed to prevent misuse of the mark.

Trademark renewal must be filed before expiry of the mark. The trademark renewal application form must be prepared and filed before deadline to enjoy seamless protection of the trademark without any chances of litigation.

The leading business services platform in India, offering a variety of services like company registration, trademark filing, tax registration, tax filing and capital syndication can help you renew an existing trademark. The average time taken to draft and file a trademark renewal is about 5 – 10 working days, subject to government processing time and client document submission. Get a free consultation on filing a trademark renewal by scheduling an appointment.

Advantages & Benefits

File Professionally
It’s important that a professional file for the renewal of a trademark application to ensure that the mark is properly protected. An experienced professional can help significantly improve chances of successful trademark renewal by filing a professional application, addressing all the aspects of Trademark Act.
10 Year Protection
Filing a trademark renewal application extends the protection by another 10 years. Trademark registration are valid for a period of 10 years and must be renewed before expiry. Our professionals can ensure your trademark is renewed and protection for the mark is extended as per the Trade Mark Act of India
Trademark Journal
Trade Mark Journal is an official gazette of the Trade Marks Registry. If the Trademark Examiner determines that the application is acceptable, the trademark is advertised in the Trademark Journal. While the application is advertised, third-parties have an opportunity to oppose the registration of the mark.
Timeline
Post filing of a trademark rectification, it is important to periodically check the status of the trademark application until its processing on the Government side. Trademark registration sometimes requires various time-bound response or action from the applicant. Hence, it’s important to continually check the status of the application and take required action until registration.
Trademark Infringement
A Trademark Act provides legal protection for all registered trademarks. Legal remedy is available in case of infringement by any person or entity. A person is punishable with imprisonment for a term which shall not be less than six months but which may extend to three years and with fine which shall not be less than fifty thousand rupees but which may extend to two lakh rupees for trademark infringement.

FAQs

Trademark, once registered is valid for 10 years and need to be renewed after every 10 years by paying fees to Trademark Department. Renewal of trademark helps to continue the brand usage for indefinite period.
The Trademark renewal can be done anytime within 6 months of expiration of 10 years of trademark registration. Any further delay above 6 months is risky and will attract extra fees and documentation. If the renewal process is not completed within 12 months of expiration of trademark, the trademark will be abandoned i.e. removed from the trademark register.
The trademark registration is different in documentation, procedure, time required and fees from renewal. Trademark renewal within 6 months of completing ten years is simple and easy to handle. For detailed information on renewal of Trademark certificate fill in the above form and one of our Trademark Expert will call you to discuss.

Testimonials

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DIRECTOR , AGROMISSION TECHNOLOGY INDIA LIMITED

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DIRECTOR ,ORNIC HEALTHCARE PRIVATE LIMITED