Should I use a lawyer to file a trademark?
Should I use a lawyer to file a trademark? The protection of your business and brand is important, therefore it’s worth seeking the aid of a professional who can assist in ensuring the success of your application – with as little hassle as possible. At Mark My Words, we recommend that you use a trademarks attorney.
What can a trademark attorney do? advising on trade mark infringement; advising and assisting with related IP issues (e.g. searching patent and trade mark registers for potential infringement by applicants); opposing others’ trade marks; and. responding to trade mark oppositions by making submissions.
Why do you need a trademark lawyer? A Trademark attorney assists a trademark holder or a potential trademark holder in every way possible by guidance and legal support. He also makes sure that the trademark he is applying for does not infringe with any other trademark holder.
Is a trademark agent a lawyer? Only trademark agents may represent third parties before CIPO on trademark matters. While many trademark agents are also lawyers (attorneys), the two professions are quite distinct – most lawyers have little experience with trademark matters.