International registration

Patent attorneys and lawyers of Lexpatent llc render services on all aspects of trademark registration according to international procedure.

We usually do the following work related to trademark registration according to international procedure:

  • conducting a trademark search  for selected countries to find out if someone has registered identical or similar trademarks in those countries, 
  • making a translation into English of the list of goods and services with respect to which international registration is applied for,  
  • preparing all of the documentation related to the application for international trademark registration and filing the application with the National Center of Intellectual Property,

The documents and particulars required for filing the application for international trademark registration:

  • the number of national application/registration on which an international registration is based;
  • the list of goods and/or services with respect to which international registration is applied for (covering the goods and/or services listed in the national trademark application or registration);
  • the list of member-states of the Madrid Union with respect to which international trademark registration  is applied for;
  • the document attesting payment of the prescribed patent fees;
  • the power of attorney.
  • keeping records of trademark registration including informing the applicant of any refusals of trademark registration (if any),  
  • choosing foreign representatives (patent attorneys) and cooperating with them in  combating refusals of trademark registration,  
  • providing consultations within the entire period of validity of the international trademark registration,
  • renewing international trademark registration,
  • preparing agreements on the grant of rights to use the international trademark (licensing agreement), assignment of rights to the international trademark (agreement on assignment of exclusive rights), franchising agreements,  and their recordal in accordance with the applicable legislation.