How to Register a trademark in Pakistan?
To register a trademark in Pakistan, after filing the application in the prescribed form and payment of relevant fee, the mark will then be examined, published and eventually shall proceed to registration where there is no opposition against the said trademark or where the opposition against the said trademark was filed but was decided in favor of the applicant. The trademark will then be registered for a period of 10 years from the date of filing of the application in Pakistan and the registration certificate is issued.
Once a trademark is registered in Pakistan , then the insignia ® can be used with the mark.
The Pakistan Trade Marks Ordinance also provides that if a registered trademark is not used for a continuous period of five years from the date of registration, then the same becomes vulnerable to cancellation action on grounds of non use.
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