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We have the expertise to handle the most demanding transactions. Our commercial understanding and experience of working with leading financial institutions, professional advisers and regulatory bodies means we add real value to clients’ businesses.

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Intellectual Property (IP)

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Identifying, protecting and exploiting intellectual property is increasingly important to business strategy as it is progressively recognised as the most highly valued asset of any modern business.

Ogier’s Intellectual Property team acts across the full spectrum of intellectual property rights, including brands and trade marks, copyright, industrial designs and patents, specialising in multi-jurisdictional intellectual property clearance, prosecution, exploitation and enforcement.

Our intellectual property experts are pragmatic and commercial in their approach to providing solutions for all types and sizes of business at all stages of the intellectual property life cycle, including advice on how to register a trade mark. Supported by our experienced colleagues in our dispute resolution, corporate and regulatory teams, we provide a holistic service that is global in reach and of the highest quality.

Our experts can support you, whether you need to know the document requirements and classification systems for trade mark filing, renewals in specific countries and whether or not the Paris Convention applies, and more.

Ogier is a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA) and MARQUES.

View our fact sheets below to find out more about Trade Marks Prosecution in your country of interest.

Intellectual Property services

  • Global strategic Intellectual property prosecution and portfolio management
  • Intellectual property clearance, investigation and searching
  • Intellectual property disputes and enforcement
  • Intellectual property renewals and maintenance
  • Intellectual property acquisitions and due diligence
  • Intellectual property licensing and commercial contracts
  • Intellectual property advice relating to economic substance
  • Caribbean and offshore intellectual property
  • How to register or file a trade mark

Trade Marks Prosecution factsheets for the Caribbean, Central and South America, the Channel Islands and other countries

Ogier's trade marks prosecution factsheets provide an overview of trade mark filing, prosecution, registration, maintenance, renewal and recordal requirements in a range of jurisdictions in an easy-to-digest format.

You can check:

  • the types of trade mark filings that can be made

  • whether Paris Convention priority can be claimed

  • the classification system used

  • initial trade mark registration and renewal terms

  • typical documentary requirements and formalities

We also provide general observations of each country or territory: Trade Marks Prosecution factsheets for the Caribbean, Central and South America, the Channel Islands and other countries

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