Trademarks: Estonia

General Information

International Agreements : Paris Convention, Protocoll Relating to the Madrid 
Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks, Trademarks Law Treaty, European Council Regulation No. 40/94 on Community Trade Mark.

Classification : Nice Classification (8th Edition); Multi-Class Filing.

What is Registrable : Trademarks, Service Marks & Collective Marks.

What is Not Registrable : Certification Marks, Perfumery mark and color per se are not registered + if any reason to refuse from registration exists.

Priority under Paris Convention : Yes – within 6 months
Examination : Yes
Publication : Yes – after taking decision of registration in the Official Gazette
Opposition : Yes – within 2 months as of publication date.

Time Frame for Registration : 12 Months for smooth applications
Registration Term : 10 Years as of registration date.
Renewal Term : 10 Years
Grace Period for Renewal : During six months after the expiry of the registration term with additional fees.

Use requirements for Filing : None

Cancellation : Yes - if the registered trademark has not been used during five consecutive years after the registration date or later during any continuous period of five years, without good reason.

Marking Requirements : Optional

Assignments - Must Assignments be recorded ? Yes
Can pending application be Assigned ? Yes

Licenses - Must Licenses be recorded ? No
Can pending application be Licensed ? No

 

Filing Requirements

Trademark/Service Mark Requirements

  1. Power of Attorney simply signed.
  2. Details of the Mark, Class(es) and list of Goods/services.
  3. Certified copy of the priority application (IF claiming priority). .

Renewal of Trademark/Service Mark Requirements

  1. Power of Attorney simply signed.
  2. Details of the Mark, Class(es) and list of Goods/services.

Assignment Recordal Requirements

  1. Power of Attorney simply signed.
  2. Details of the Mark & Class(es).
  3. Assignment Deed duly legalized.

License Recordal Requirements

  1. Power of Attorney simply signed.
  2. Details of the Mark, Class(es) and list of Goods/services.
  3. License Agreement duly legalized.

Change of Name/Address Requirements

  1. Power of Attorney simply signed.
  2. Details of the Mark & Class(es).
  3. Certified copy of the document showing the changes.

 

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