WHAT IS TRADEMARK
Trademark is a distinctive mark representing all assets of an enterprise. Marketing strategies and growing requires creation of brand for customers. The most important matter in trademark registrations is to identify the goods or services which the trademark registration will cover. The trademark is to be distinctive in such that it can be distinguished from the marks already registered...
EARLIEST REGISTERED TRADEMARK IN TURKEY
The first registered trademark in Turkey is CACAO CHUAVA dated 20 March 1896 . The owner of the trademark is Aleksandri Droz Company from France.
MERCEDES IS REGISTERED IN 06 JUNE 1925 IN TURKEY
Mercedes is registered as trademark in 6 June 1925 by Demler Motoren Geselşaft .
PATENT SYSTEM IN TURKEY
Patent system: Since the patent is based on an examination report showing whether the application has the criteria of patentability, a more robust and longer protection is obtained and 20 years protection is provided. Search Report: A patent application is a reference issued by competent research institutes where reference patents and other explanatory information have been...
How Many Kind Of Patent Protection are There In Turkey?
Patent (duration of protection 20 years) Utility Model (10 years).
TİCARİ MARKA VE HİZMET MARKASI ARASINDAKİ FARK NEDİR ?
Trademark; is used for the promotion and differentiation of the products produced and offered for sale. Service brand is; used in the service sector like consulting, hospitals, education and software in
Article 55 § 4 of the New Industrial Property Code Design; Registered in accordance with the provisions of this Law, the registered design shall be protected as unregistered design if it is first presented to the public in Turkey.
It has been stipulated that the unregistered design will only give the owner the right to block the acts mentioned in the first paragraph by copying the protected design only so that it is "indistinguishable from the same or in general impression". It is clear from this fact that unregistered designs have a narrower protection than registered designs. Because similarity in the...
Trademarks are divided into following groups in respect to various aspects: a) Trade Marks b) Service Marks c) Guarantee Marks d) Collective Marks Marks have economic and legal functions such as distinguishing, showing origin of goods or services, guarantee, advertisement, absolute right protection etc. TRADE MARKS The marks making goods manufactured or traded by a...
TRADEMARK APPLICATION PROSEDURE
Before filing trademark application, we conduct a search for identical or similar trademark. (With 80% , such searches show whether or not the trademark is registered in name of others) After Trademark Application is made, Turkish Patent Institute conducts procedural review (correct application documentation) and then conducts Similarity Search. The searches take about 2-4...
CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM IN TRADEMARK REGISTRATION
In Turkish trademark registration system you can choose as many as classes in a single application. Each class requires additional fee. Class Turkish English 1 Sanayide, bilim sahasında, fotoğrafçılıkta, tarım, bahçecilik ve ormancılıkta kullanılan kimyasallar. Chemicals used in industry, science, photography,...