Structure of documentation for trademark registration

Following info and documents are required in order to file in trademark application in Turkmenistan:

 

-     Power of Attorney (legalization or notary public verification is not required)

-     Applicant’s full name and address

-     List of goods/services according to International Classification (Nice Classification)

-     Print of the trademark

-     Certified by Patent Office or Notary public the copy of the first application (if priority is claimed)

-     The charter of a collective trademark, if the application is filed for registration of the collective mark.

-     The document which gives permit or authorisation to use in trademark the specific designations (the arms, flags, emblems and other official symbols)

-     The document which confirms the payment of official fees (according to the Law of Turkmenistan about trademarks, service marks and name of places of the origin of goods; the Law came into power in November 2008) shall be presented to Turkmenpatent at the time when trademark application is made.

Total time starting from filing trademark application till receiving the decision from Turkmenpatent about registration of trademark in State registrar takes from 18 till 24 months. It is possible to speed up the process of trademark registration through acceleration request and receive the granting registration decision from Turkmenpatent in a matter of 7-8 months from the application’s filing date, but it will be subjected to additional fee.

27.01.2015, 1444 просмотра.