Registration of trademark in Haiti

Trademark in Haiti is registered by filing an application. Our lawyers are personally engaged in collecting documents, maintaining correspondence and conducting negotiations with representatives of the foreign commission for the protection of intellectual property. Registration takes place only according to the national system.

The cost of trademark registration in the Haiti

The data is relevant for today 18.07.2019 - 20:37
Country Comprehensive review Registration service Registration certificate Total
Registration of trademark on Haiti
First class, Word mark OR Logo
117.00
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo
117.00
First class, Word mark AND Logo:
No data
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo
No data
First class, Word mark OR Logo
642.00
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo
448.00
First class, Word mark AND Logo
679.00
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo
448.00
First class, Word mark OR Logo
No data
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo
No data
First class, Word mark AND Logo
No data
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo
No data
First class, Word mark OR Logo759.00 USD
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo565.00 USD
First class, Word mark AND Logo679.00 USD
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo448.00 USD

PHASES OF WORK

Step 1
Free Consultation *
During the free consultation, our experts will assist you in selecting the most optimal class under the ICGS
Step 2
Preliminary Check
Our lawyers will carry out an expert assessment of the emblem/logo/TM, ensuring it complies with the necessary requirements and the degree of resemblance between your trademark and already registered TM
Step 3
Payment
You can agree with us on the most convenient payment method
Step 6
Obtaining a Certificate
On request, the certificate of registration can be delivered to you via courier service
Step 5
Registration
The registrar reviews the application and attached documents; the procedure can be done without the client necessarily being present
Step 4
Submission of Documents
After completing a power of attorney, our specialists collect and prepare the necessary documents (including statement of use) and submit the application for trademark registration

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The Paris Convention regulations are in force in the country that helps protect new trademarks from plagiarism and copying of logos, but Haiti is not a member of the register of republics that are parties to the economic union under the Madrid Agreement.

The trademark registered according to the rules and legislation of Haiti provides the owner with the right to conduct business activity only within the country.

However, the existence of branch in the state under American jurisdiction allows to subsequently submit application for registration of the trademark in other territories of North and South Americas under the commercial use procedure that has a shorter period of consideration.

Procedure for registering a brand name in Haiti

  1. Consultation and submission of the application. The counterparty applies to our company for obtaining detailed information on all stages of registration of trademark in Haiti. The application form is issued to the client by the lawyer, and the specialist should receive the completed application, copy of the counterparty's passport and power of attorney to represent his interests in various authorities when collecting official documents.

  2. Verification of the trademark. Trademarks in Haiti should be expressed in graphic form and have full compliance with the state regulations. In addition to uniqueness, the commission will examine the emblem for the availability of immoral details, the contents of parts or sketches of US symbols, as well as the illegal use of names, surnames or quotations of famous persons.

  3. Collection and preparation of the package of official documents. The list of documentation is not permanent and depends on the type of applicant. Passports of all founders of the enterprise, accounting forms, the charter of the company, statements from the tax authorities are most often needed, and recommendations are rarely required. After collecting the forms, the lawyer translates them into the state language of Haiti (French), verifies the compliance with the legislation of the country and certifies each blank with the seal.

The consideration takes no more than 12 months, after reconciliation of all documentation, the expert commission publishes data on the new trademark in the special register. Any person can challenge the registration in the presence of legal grounds. If there is no objection or they have been eliminated, the trademark is issued to the owner.

It is valid for 10 years, however, if it is not used, it may lose its legal validity.

Our clients on trademark registration

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