A registered Trademark has validity for 10 years. After that the Trademark needs renewal . You will receive a prior notice at your registered office regarding the renewal of your Trademark. Companies at times forget to renew their trademark. So, the Registrar informs them regarding the same 6 months before its expiration. Despite the intimation by Registrar, if there is no action from your side, then Registrar issues a statement which says that your trademark would be removed from Trade Marks Journal. It is a very long process and takes at least 6-12 months after expiration. So before that, you can renew it by just paying the amount of fine to the department. Sabkuch Legal is one of the best in the domain in getting Trademark renewed.
If in case the renewal period has lapsed and no application was filed prior to the expiration, then the proprietor can apply for restoration of the trademark. However, such an application has to be made from 6 months to 1 year after the expiration of such registration. The proprietor has to file a prescribed form to request restoration.
After receiving applications to either renew or restore the trademark, the Registrar shall advertise the mark once again. The purpose of the advertisement is to invite objections from people who have reason to believe that the trademark should not be renewed or restored. If there are no objections raised within the stipulated time, then the mark will be entered in the register. The entry shall specify that the mark has been renewed for a period of 10 years
The benefits of Trademark renewal are mentioned below:
For how long is Trademark valid?
A Trademark is valid for 10 years after which it has to be renewed.
Does anyone remind you about the Trademark renewal date?
Yes, Sabkuch Legal reminds you of Trademark renewal date 6 months before expiry if you avail services regarding the same.
Does the authority remind us about Trademark renewal date?
Yes, the Registrar informs regarding renewal of Trademark 6 months before its expiration.
Can Trademark be renewed after the expiry date?
Yes, it can take 6 months to 1 year for the Trademark to be renewed after expiry date.
How long does Sabkuch Legal take to complete Trademark renewal?
We try our best to complete your task in shortest possible time.