|ID® Trademark News|
2012-11-20 – The fall Trademark MattersTM bulletin is now online. Read the bulletin >>
2012-11-20– New article : A Montreal restaurant must change its name, but not because it is not in French Read the article >>
2012-11-20– New article : A few Trade-mark lessons Read the article >>
SUCCESSFUL COMPANIES UNDERSTAND THE VALUE OF THEIR INTELLECTUAL ASSETS.
Choosing and protecting their trade-marks, maintaining their integrity and using them strategically contribute to their success.
To ensure the strength of this essential business foundation, decision-makers call on experienced firms such as ID® TRADEMARK, registered trade-mark agent and consultant in trade-mark protection and exploitation strategies.
Our A to Z trade-mark consulting services:
- Search and analysis as to trade-mark availability and registrability (including Internet domain name and company name on request)
- Filing of application form for ordinary marks, distinguishing guises and certification marks – including descriptive trade-marks with acquired distinctiveness [Sect. 12.(2)] or not without distinctive character (Sect. 14)
- Paris Convention priority claim
- Applications for public notice of adoption of official marks
- Response to Office Actions concerning formalities, and regarding confusion and descriptiveness objections
- Maintaining of registration validity through renewal, periodic use analysis and trade-mark watch
- Opposition proceedings (statement of opposition, counter-statement of opposition, evidence, cross-examination, written arguments, hearings)
- Expungement proceedings (use investigation, application for issuance of a Section 45 Notice, evidence, written arguments, hearings)
- Modifications and other proceedings: sale/transfer, franchising, licenses, registration of security interest, modifications, etc.
- Filing of registered trade-marks in the CIDREQ Register
- Border enforcement
- Management of trade-mark portfolio
Our related services:
- Search and registration of Internet domain names
- Assistance in trade-mark creation
- Incorporation of companies
Let ID® TRADEMARK protect your intellectual property rights. Contact us at 450-446-5300 or at 514-454-5300 for an exploratory consultation.