The Office accepts all the class headings of the Nice Classification.
|Representation before the Office||
Generally, local representation is not required. However, in case of transformation or replacement, there is need for a local representative before the Office.
|Collective and Guarantee Marks||
The rules governing the use of collective and guarantee marks must be sent directly to the Office within six months from the WIPO notification of the designation of Madagascar.
Recording of replacement takes place upon written request filed with the Office.
The Office examines applications resulting from transformation on formalities only.
Recording in the International Register of a trademark license related to international registration is effective in Madagascar.
Last updated on: October 28, 2013