Trademarks are all signs capable of distinguishing the goods (products) or services from a company.

Step 1:

Create a distinctive name for your product or service

  • no generic name (POST OFFICE) for a post office
  • no descriptive name (BIOMILD) for yogurt
  • a strong brand has distinctive capacity (COCA-COLA for soft drinks)

Step 2:

Check the availability of your name in:

  • the company register
  • the domain name register
  • the trademark register

Step 3:

Register your name and/or logo as a trademark

  • after registration the trademark is valid for 10 years
  • the trademark registration can be renewed every 10 years after payment of the renewal fee.

A registered trademarks strengthens your business!