Intellectual Properties & Trademarks

Intellectual Property: Patents, Designs & Trademarks
Law firm in Dhaka

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION


Trademark Registration in Bangladesh starts with optional search for possible matches with other applications or approved marks. Our firm can provide a standard search report or a search report with our expert opinion to avoid the possibility of infringement and to avoid wasting money on a failed application.


Requirements for filing:

1. Valid identification of the applicant. In case of a body corporate/company, incorporation certificate will be required.

2. Whether applicant is manufacturers/merchants/provider of services.

3. Goods or Services for which the mark is to be registered.

4. Whether the mark is:- Being used in Bangladesh by the proprietors, proposed to be used in Bangladesh by the proprietors, Proposed to be used in Bangladesh by a body corporate to be constituted, Proposed to be used in Bangladesh by a registered user (in which case an application for registration of registered user must be filed simultaneously).

5. Status of Applicant, whether the applicant is manufacturer, merchant, service provider etc.

6. Authorization in TM 10 form enabling us to represent client.

7. Prescribed Fees


DESIGN REGISTRATION


Registered design is a shape, configuration, pattern or ornament or composition of lines or colour or combination thereof applied to any article whether two dimensional or three dimensional protected under the law. Any person or company claiming to be the inventor/owner of a new or an original industrial design may apply to the Registrar of the Department of Patent, design, and Trademarks for  registration.


Requirements for filing:

1. Valid identification of the applicant. In case of a body corporate/company, incorporation certificate will be required.

2. Type of applicant

3. Statement of Novelty

4. Authorization/Power of Attorney

5. Prescribed Fees


COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION


Copyright refers to ones right to reproduction in the form of words, picture, sounds, letters, written form or in the form of sound recordings, cinematograph film, graphic picture or in the material or non-material form, digital code (fixed or moving) or whether in two or three or surrealistic dimensions.


Requirements for filing:

1. Valid identification of the applicant. In case of a body corporate/company, incorporation certificate will be required.

2. Whether applicant is manufacturers/merchants/provider of services.

3. Type of work to be protected

4. Authorization/Power of Attorney

5. Prescribed Fees


We regularly assist clients with registration of Trademarks, Patents & Designs along with litigations for infringement of their rights.


Our recent experiences are mentioned below:
a.  Filing 33 TM Applications for a Global Tobacco giant

b. Filing for 20+ Trademarks applications for a foreign clothing manufacturer

b. Filing designs applications for a local oil importer and distributor

c. Defending TM infringement claim and successfully mediating and resolving the dispute out of court

d. Advising a local inventor on patent law and application

e. Managing IP portfolio of a Spanish-Bangladeshi oil trader


Read more:

- TRADEMARK REGISTRATION IN BANGLADESH


Please contact us directly for more information on how our team can help you in your particular situation.