Under the Madrid Agreement or the Protocol to the Madrid Agreement it is possible to file an application in respect of various countries. International registration in the contractual parties of the agreements can be based on a single application filed with the International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organisation in Geneva through IPO SR on condition that the applicant has a business or residence in or is the national of the SlovakRepublic.During validity of the trade mark its owner may request a territorial extension of protection into contractual states, where the trade mark has not been registered or protection was definitely rejected. The trade mark owner can also waive protection in some countries, limit specification of goods and services, assign the trade mark entirely or partially to another owner, etc.

Services provided:

  • International trade mark counselling
  • Identical or availability searches, earlier rights searches
  • Securing trade mark registration abroad:
    • Preparing and filing applications for international trade mark registration
    • Representation in the proceeding
    • Representation in the proceeding in the matter of provisional refusal of protection for an international trade mark by IPO SR
  • Extension of validity of international trade mark registrations:
    • Watching terms and deadlines and extending validity of registration
  • Recordal of assignments/successions in title, licences, liens, owner’s data changes and the like into the Register of the International Bureau of WIPO.
  • The registration of trademarks abroad in a national way
  • Subsequently maintenance and rights protection



It is also possible to obtain trademark protection in selected countries in a national way directly.

Services provided:

  • Protection in a national way in each country of the world
  • Subsequently maintenance and rights protection
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