Trademark is a brand name, symbol or logo that used by the manufactures to identify their goods and services that are legally registered or established. It can be a name, word, signature, letter, figure, drawing, symbol, title, tax stamp, seal, image, inscription, advertisement, or any other combination that is intended to be used.
Ministry of Economy is responsible in Trademark registration in United Arab Emirates (UAE). Trademark is valid for all the seven emirates (Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al quwain, Ras Al Khaimah, and Fujairah).
A trademark registration is valid for 10 years in the UAE further extension needs additional fees, and the registration can be renewed for the same period. Registered trademark will be under legal protection in UAE during 10 years since the date of official TM registration.
Benefits of UAE Trademark Registration
- Can help to protect your business identity.
- Protecting you for using the similar trademark
- “Concrete Proof” of your legally protected rights
- Registration protects against others who trade in the same, but defective goods/services.
Documents required for Trademark Registration in UAE
- Application form
- Sample of trademark design (brand name)
- Trade license
- Power of attorney
- List of goods and services to be protected
- EID or passport copy of the applicant
- Contact details of the applicant
Trademark Registration Assistance
The trademark registration process in UAE appears to simple and straightforward but any errors made in the application form or during the document submission will result in the rejection of the trademark.
Hence, it is best to engage an experienced business consultant who is well aware of the Trademark Registration Process in the UAE.
A & A extends full support in registering a trademark in the UAE and comply with all legal requirements. The professionals at A & A have expertise in registering trademarks without any hassles for the investor.
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