Trademark Registration Dubai, UAE
Every business must have own trademark. Spider Business Center is proud to announce copyright or trademark registration Dubai. Trademark registration in Dubai, UAE has never been easier thanks to the help of the experts in Spider BC. All you have to do is provide the names, images, logos, etc. you want trademarks right for in the UAE. After that, you can sit back and relax while we take the registration process for you. Ministry of Economic is responsible in Trademark registration in UAE and it is valid for all seven seven emirates (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah,Ras Al khaima, Umm Al quwain, Al Ain and Fujairah).
So why do you require to complete the trademark registration in UAE? For those who are uninformed, a trademark is required to distinguish and protect the identity of your products or services in the market. It is required if you want to form any kind of brand image for your company. A trademark is registered in the form of a name, symbol, image, logo, or even the combination of these devices.
Trademark Registration Companies in UAE
In several countries in the world, trademark registration is mandatory for all businesses. However, in the UAE, the federal registration of a trademark is not mandatory by the government. But it is advised to register your business name and logo for a trademark as soon as you open a business here. A trademark registration involves notice to the public about your claim of the ownership of the name/logo. You get legal rights and ownership for the trademark all across the country. You and only you will have the exclusive right to use the trademarked device.
Trademark Registration Process
The first step of the trademark registration process is to check whether the trademark is already in use by another business or is it available for registration. If you choose to use our services, we will check for the availability of the name or logo in the UAE. To be on the safe side, you can provide a list of preferable names and we will search which ones are available. The names or logos that are already in use by other companies in the UAE obviously cannot be registered. They can be used in other countries but as long as it is not registered in the UAE, you can go for it.
- Register and Fill Application Form
- Initial Approval Fees
- Study and Review of the Application Form
- Publishing in Local Newspapers
- Final Payment for Trademark Registration
- Trademark Registration Certificate
Trademark Register in UAE Requirements
Here is the list of documents you need to provide so that we can register the trademark of your business for you:
- Passport copy and visa page (if applicable) of the authorized person whose name is mentioned on the trade license too.
- Description of goods/services.
- Notarized POA (Power of Attorney).
- Digital Copy of the logos in jpeg format.
- Trade License copy.
Note: POA to be notarized up to Dubai Courts in UAE or any other court as per the respective country (Approx. cost AED 210 (for UAE for example) – to be paid by you on actual basis).
How to Renew Your Trademark Registration in the UAE
We also provide services to renew the trademark you have already registered in the UAE. Trademark renew in Dubai is very important if you do not want to lose the rights to your products. However, the trademark will not be available to the public immediately after the expiry date. You will still have three months to renew the trademark before it is made available for registration to the public. But you will have to pay a fine of AED 1,000 for each month that you delay renewing your trademark. So, if you decide to renew your trademark after two months then you will have to pay an extra AED 2,000 on top of the renewal fees of the trademark.
A trademark you register in the UAE remains valid for 10 years. So, if you register now, you do not need to worry about it for a long time. However, it is not uncommon to forget about the renewal date. So, it is suggested to put the renewal date on your calendar. You can set reminders on your electronic devices as well. Remember that the trademark you register here only protects your brand in the UAE. People can still register the name or logo for a trademark in other countries in the world.