24 2016-01

How To Renew Trademarks in China

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How To Renew Trademarks in China

According to Chinese trademark law and regulations, the period of validity of a registered trademark shall be ten years, counted from the date of approval of the registration. Where the registrant intends to continue to use the registered trademark beyond the expiration of the period of validity, an application for renewal of the registration shall be made within 12 months before the said expiration. Where no application therefore has been filed within the said period, a grace period of six months may be allowed. If no application has been filed at the expiration the grace p...

24 2016-01

How to Apply for / Register Trademarks in China

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How to Apply for / Register Trademarks in China

Natural person, legal person, or other organizations, who need to get the trademark exclusive right of their productions or services, should apply to register trademarks in The State Administration for Industry and Commerce according to the relevant laws. There are total 45 classifications of trademarks, 34 goods trademarks and 11 service trademarks. Those used on the goods are goods trademarks and used on services are service trademarks....