TRADEMARK & INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW
The Law of Intellectual Property covers a wide range of areas such as Trademark Law, Patent Law, Protection of Designs and Copyright, and the law of Intellectual Property Agreements, Intellectual Property Licensing, Transfers, Assignments, and the Law of Passing Off.
If you feel that you may be the owner or proprietor of intellectual property or intellectual property “know how” you should always seek advice on how to best protect your intellectual property, be it by registration, a confidentiality or non-disclosure agreement, by an all encompassing form of Intellectual Property agreement, or some other form that is suitable to your particular circumstances.
At Carter Anhold & Co., Solicitors we have a section of our firm dedicated to Intellectual Property Law, and one of our Solicitors is always at hand to assist you with any query you may have. Our office also has a registered Trademark agent in office to provide Trademark Registration Advice and Registration of Trademark Services.
The Law of Intellectual Property
A trademark is any sign which is capable of being represented graphically which distinguishes the goods and services of one undertaking from that of another undertaking. Therefore any sign that you or your business may have that is distinctive and is capable of being represented graphically may be capable of being registered as a trademark.
At Carter Anhold & Company Solicitors we have a specific section of our firm dedicated to trade mark registration. Whilst unregistered trademark rights may arise through use of a certain trade mark, registration does in fact give better protection, and makes a specific trademark right easier to enforce. At Carter Anhold & Company Solicitors we can assist you in registering your trade mark in Ireland, Europe and globally. We also advise on the areas of brand protection, anti-counterfeiting, and applications for actions in customs.
Should you have any queries as to what type of sign or mark can be registered, or queries as to how the registration process works, or in the event that you are the owner or the user of a Trademark and you feel another party is using your mark or a mark confusingly similar to yours please call us at 071-9162211 or make an enquiry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carter Anhold & Co, Solicitors is a registered trademark agency office – Our listing on the Trade Marks Agents Register.
Are you a start-up company, or business?
If you are, and you have an invention or you feel you may have intellectual property which requires protection please feel free to contact us in Sligo on 071-9162211 or email us at email@example.com.
It is extremely important for all new start up businesses, or companies to have their Intellectual Property or potential Intellectual Property properly structured and protected from the outset, and equally to ensure that any name which they propose to trade under is free for their own use and does not infringe on any third party rights.
Contact Carter Anhold Trademark & Intellectual Property Law Solicitors Sligo & Dublin on 071 916 2211.
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