The Benefits of Trademark Registration
If you want to secure business identity, commercial advantage, and market position, in a cost effective and quick way, then you needs to register your trademark. A lot of owners do not understand the importance of securing their intellectual property rights using trademarks. You will have a lot of exclusive rights only applicable to you if you register your trademark. Here are the many benefits of trademark registration.
You gain exclusive rights with trademark registration, which is one of its benefits. A registered trademark protects your brand, name or logo. Trademark registration will verify your official ownership of the brand and prevent others from using a matching or similar mark or related goods and services. If you are sued for misrepresentation and breach of intellectual property rights, you are provided with unlimited protection.
You are telling people that you are claiming trademark rights if you register it. If someone violates your rights, you can sue that person. A third party cannot use your trademark without consent, and if they do you can seek legal action against them in a federal court.
If you want to develop and make your business succeed then you need to promote your company brand at an early stage. Trademark registration secures your brand from which you can build the reputation of your business in the marketplace. Whatever country your mark is registered in you can create better brand awareness with a trademark. The lifespan of your business will increase which will lead to increased customer trust in your company.
The most important advantage of trademark registration is national-wide priority which provides extensive trademark protection and exclusive nationwide ownership of the trademark. If you file a trademark application, it protects a priority date for the future security of your trademark. We call it a priority date on the date you first use your trademark in trade.
The proof of registration and your trademark protection is the ‘R’ symbol which you will not have a right to use. Only those with legal federal registration are permitted to use this symbol and any inappropriate use is subject to legal action.
If you have a registered trademark you can control your domain names and you can regulate similar URL registrations effectively. This improves your chance of abstaining from using similar world wide web domain name. You should remember that even if you have a registered domain name and a business name, it is still important to register your trademark.
All the advantages of trademark registration given above only show the importance of securing the name of your company’s brand.
REgister your trademark now and enjoy all the advantages of having an exclusive brand and logo.