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TRADEMARKS FOR CANADIANS

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(Service en francais aussi)

INFORMATION ABOUT TRADEMARKS FOR CANADIANS

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Trademark fundamentals

  • Do I need to register?
  • Should I register?
  • Differences between business names, corporate names and trademarks.

Start here if you are an entrepreneur new to trademarks.

Details on registering trademarks

  • From application to registration
  • Searches
  • Examiner’s Reports

Information on trademark disputes

  • Oppositions and cancellations
  • Stopping an infringer.
  • Responding to a demand letter.
  • Infringements on Amazon.
  • Issues outside Canada

Learn the costs of

  • Searches
  • Applications
  • Prosecution
  • Litigation

KEY CONCEPTS - INTRODUCTION TO TRADEMARKS FOR BUSINESSPEOPLE

START HERE: FAQs on TRADEMARKS

For entrepreneurs and small businesses – quick answers to the most common questions.

USE

An explanation of ‘use’ in trademarks law.

Why two companies can register identical or similar marks, if they are for different goods or services bought by different consumers.

BASIC CANADIAN TRADEMARK LAW

Basic principles for people new to trademarks.

TRADEMARKS V. BUSINESS NAMES

A trademark is not the same as a business name registration, or incorporation.

The difference explained.

CONFUSION

An explanation of “confusion” – what is is and why it is so important.

Even if two marks are not identical, the key issue is whether they might create confusion in the mind of the ordinary consumer

SHOULD I REGISTER?

When to apply to register your a trademark  …. and when not to bother.

CONTACT US

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COSTS

Government fees, our fees, and why hiring an expert saves time and money.

THE TRADEMARK REGISTRATION PROCESS

FILING ABROAD

We help protect your trademarks outside Canada – in the US and around the world.

TRADEMARK APPLICATION PROCESS

Read this next: a flowchart of the process, from application to registration.

INTERMEDIATE CANADIAN TRADEMARK LAW

Canadian trademark law beyond the basics.

COSTS

Government fees, our fees, and why hiring an expert saves time and money.

TRADEMARK SEARCHES

Learn about searches and why it is ‘likelihood of confusion’ that matters, not ‘is the identical trademark already registered’.

CONTACT US

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TRADEMARK DISPUTES

ADVANCED CANADIAN TRADEMARK LAW

Information on oppositions, use, claiming priority, litigation, etc.

OPPOSITIONS

Whether you are the applicant or opponent, we can assist with strategic, effective advice on oppositions to pending applications.

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MILTONS IP

EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE. EXPERT ADVICE. GREAT PRICES.

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION SPECIALISTS:

ONE OF THE TOP 40 FILERS IN CANADA.

EXPERT, PRACTICAL, RESPONSIVE AND EFFECTIVE.

OUR APPROACH

process

EXPERT ADVICE

No bafflegab, no legalese. Just expert advice.

CLEAR, FAIR FEES

No hidden fees or nasty surprises. Never

GREAT SERVICE

We respond quickly. Always.

EFFECTIVE REPRESENTATION

We cut to the chase and we make things happen.

WE ARE MILTONS IP

We make Canadian trademarks straightforward.
Expert advice, great service. Your Canadian trademarks without worry, hassle or delay.

NEIL MILTON

Lawyer, Registered Trademark Agent

ANDREA CHRISTY

Registered Trademark Agent

KELLY MIRANDA

Lawyer, Patent Agent, Registered Trademark Agent

OUR SERVICES

SEARCHES

Trademark Searches.

Responses to Examiners

We prepare and file RESPONSE TO EXAMINER’S Reports for you.

OPPOSITIONS

We act for applicants and opponents in trademark oppositions

CANCELLATIONS

Cancellations for non-use and improper registration.

LICENSING + M&A

Licenses and Assignments Prepared and Registered.

LITIGATION

Trademark infringement disputes.

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU?

CONTACT US

200-15 FITZGERALD ROAD - OTTAWA, ON, CANADA - K2H 9C1
+1 (613) 567-7824
TRADEMARKS@MILTONSIP.COM

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