Trademarks offices by country
The Community trademark has the advantage of offering a uniform protection in all countries of the European Union, at the end of a single registration procedure before the OHMI.
Trademark search by country
OMPI – International Trademarks : To search using the search engine, enter the search terms in the space provided to this purpose and click the Search button. The search engine will display a list of documents that match your request. To view a document from this list, click on the link.
Guides and informative websites
Canada – Trademarks Guide: This guide will provide you with insight on the nature of trademarks, the benefits it can offer and the steps needed to register a trademark.
International Trademark Association : Global association for trademarks owners and their advisors. Provides useful information related to trademarks.
International Classification of Goods and Services: The Nice Classification (NCL) is divided into classes of goods (classes 1-34) and services (classes 35-45). Each class number is represented by a title giving general information on the type of goods and services it covers.
The search engine allows the user to perform searches, for information purposes only, on descriptions of goods and services and the corresponding class numbers.