Monthly Archives: August 2011

Registering a Trademark/Service mark and Filing Requirements

A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination thereof, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others.  A service mark is a word, phrase, symbol or design, or … Continue reading

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TIPO reduces design patent costs

The Taiwan Intellectual Property Office (TIPO) has listened to industry representatives claiming that design patents costs are high considering Taiwan’s economic scale. While Taiwan has seen an increase in invention applications, the number of design patent applications has steadily decreased, … Continue reading

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