A class heading is deemed to include only indications that are considered to be related to the heading, and is not deemed to include all goods and services of the relevant class.
|Representation before the Office||
For some matters, such as general information, trademark research and ordering of copies from the Register, a patent attorney is not required.
|Collective and Guarantee Marks||
Regulations governing the use of the mark must be sent a Swiss trademark attorney directly to the Office within six months from the date of international registration.
Recording of replacement takes place upon request, filed with the Office. The national mark is not cancelled and continues to exist alongside the international registration.
The Office examines the transformed mark only on formalities.
Last updated on: March 18, 2014