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Guide for Trademark Registration in Macao

Procedures for Registration of Trademark
 
1. Any individual who is holding a Macao SAR Resident Identity Card; 
2. Any body corporate registered in the Macao SAR and constituted according to the law of the Macao SAR; 
3. For those who do not hold a valid Macao SAR Resident Identity Card, or are not a body corporate registered in the Macao SAR, they can appoint one of the following entities as their proxy, and submit the relevant “Power of Attorney”: 
- A lawyer registered with the Macao Lawyers Association; 
- An individual who is a Macao SAR resident; 
- A body corporate registered in the Macao SAR; 
- An official industrial property agent authorized or accredited in the Macao SAR.
Online application:
(Please visit the page “Intellectual Property - Online Services” on the website of the Economic Services “http://www.economia.gov.mo”.) 
Paper submission: 
The applicant should complete the form “Application for Registration of Trademark” in Chinese or Portuguese, and submits it with the annexes to the Industrial Property Application Counter of Reception Center of the Economic Services. The relevant fees together with the payment slip should be submitted and paid at the Treasury 
of the Reception Center of the Economic Serviceswithin 8 working days upon the application. The fees in patacas should be paid in cash or by cheque.
Necessary documents:
1. The completed “Application for Registration of Trademark” form, (can be downloadedon the website of the Economic Services, or obtain for free at the Intellectual Property Department of the Economic Services); 
2. Where appropriate, submit the following documents in person to the Industrial Property Application Counter of Reception Center of the Economic Services: 
- Power of attorney; 
- Document of priority right; 
- If the certificates or other documents are not written in official languages of MSAR, translated copies should be submitted in any official languages of MSAR (Chinese or Portuguese); 
- Other supporting documents (please consult with the Intellectual Property Department of the Economic Services).

Advantages of Trademark Registration

  • Establishing brand effect

    Trademark is Brand,Easy for consumers to identify, fast market occupation
  • Brand protection

    ®Trademark protected by law
    To avoid vicious competition within the industry, to prevent the infringement of other enterprises.
  • Necessary qualification

    Necessary qualification for settlement in large supermarkets, regular online shop business platform and Media advertising, official certification for Blog, WeChat
  • Intangible assets

    As intangible assets, can be transferred, be inheritted, be invested, be mortgaged, etc Owning a high economic value

Risk for Trademark without registration

1、Malicious registration 2、User is not the owner of trademark. Misuse inevitable. 3、Trademark Infringement unadvoidable.

Registration procedure

  • Person to Person link

    One to one following
  • Trademark Design and Enquiry

    1 working day
  • Materails Submission

    1-2 working days
  • Acceptance notice

    Trade,ark Office within 3 months
  • Trademark Registration Certificate issurance

    Registration completion within 12-18 months.

Trademark application has the risk.Not all trademarks can be registered. We will carefully check before submission, and advise you to minimize the risk.

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