Protecting Trademarks in Canada, European Union, Romania and Moldova

Friday, 23 Jun 2017
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Canada

Authority:

  • Canadian Intellectual Property Office
  • Trademark legislation:
  • Trade-marks Act

International Trademark Treaties and Conventions:

  • Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property
  • Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization
  • Vienna Agreement Establishing an International Classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) - Chapter 17 - Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
  • TRIPS

Trademark filing requirements:

  • Applicant's full name and address
  • A black-and-white or colour representation of the Trademark
  • A detailed description of the wares and services associated or to be associated with the Trademark
  • The date of first use of the Trademark in Canada if it is already in use
  • Foreign filing information, if any
  • No Power of Attorney is required.

For additional information and inquires please contact us.