Trademark Registration in China
Our licensed Trademark Attorneys in China will handle your trademark request, check all formalities, and then file with the National Intellectual Property Administration, PRC. You will receive confirmation of filing and a copoy of the filling request. We will contact you immediately if any subsequent office actions require additional information, or if there are any opposition in China against your application.
After the formal examination at the National Intellectual Property Administration, PRC the trademark will be published for opposition to allow third parties to oppose if they believe that the mark infringes on their brands. The opposition period in National Intellectual Property Administration, PRC is 3 months after publication. You will receive status updates as soon as your mark is published, and any actions the will take if oppositions are received.
If no oppositions arise and your trademark is formally approved, you can expect registration 15 months.
As China is a member of the Paris Convention, you can claim the priority of your filing in any other filing in national trademark offices of countries that are part of the Paris Convention.