When is a trademark protected from? (what date is a trademark protected from?)23-05-10
The registered trademark is protected from the date of filing. However, as trademarks are jurisdictional rights, this depends on the country. A trademark is protected from infringement when registered with the relevant authority in the jurisdiction where protection is sought. A trademark is protected from the date of registration and for a time specified by the jurisdiction's laws, which typically ranges from 5 to 10 years. Once registered, the trademark owner has the exclusive right to use the mark in connection with the goods or services. If someone else uses the same or a similar mark in connection with the same or similar goods or services, it may be considered an infringement, and the trademark owner may take legal action to protect their rights. To check the date a trademark is secured, from refer to – Country-Specific User Guides.