Registration of Estonian Trademark

Trademark registration in Estonia is important as it gives you protection over the mark. Registering in the Republic of Estonia is authorized by the Estonian Patent Office (Patendiamet). It is worth noting that Estonia is one of the 28 member states of the European Union meaning European Union Trademarks (EUTM) can not be tampered with in this country. Estonia is also part of the Madrid protocol. Registration of trademark and logo in Estonia is governed by legal documents of the European Union, namely: Directive (EU) 2015/2436 and Regulation (EU) 2017/1001, as well as Estonian trademark law.

Law & Trust International works with you, the Client, ensuring that your application is on a successful path to approval.

ESTONIAN TRADEMARK REGISTRATION FAQs

  • How do I register my trademark in Estonia?

The registration process begins with a free consultation and expert assessment of the emblem/logo/TM from our lawyers, ensuring it complies with the requirements of this jurisdiction. After that, our specialists collect, arrange the necessary documents (including statement of use) and submit the application for trademark registration. At the end of the registration procedure, the certificate of registration would be delivered to you via courier service.

Note that Multiple class application is a viable option in the Republic of the Estonia.
Registration of trademarks in Estonia undergoes certain application steps before approval, they include:

  • Examination 

The Patendiamet ensures it doesn’t contradict any law or principle of Estonia, application registration submitted earlier in summary.

  • Publication

The Estonian Patent Office publishes the application to third parties online or make use of print materials. Included in the publication are

  1. Application number and date.
  2. Applicant’s name and address. 
  3. Details of the trademark, goods or services.
  • Registration 

Registration is approved, if it passes all requirements.

  • What types of trademarks can be registered?

The main types of registered trademarks in Estonia include word mark, combined mark, figurative mark, 3D mark, sound mark, collective mark and guarantee mark.  

  • Which trademarks can’t be registered?

The trademarks which cannot be registered in the Republic of Estonia include those that cause public unrest or violence, generic terms, opposing moral doctrines, deceptive or misleading characteristics, states or national flags, international organization emblems, geographical areas or county names.

  • Does registering in Estonia cover other European territories?

The cost of trademark registration in the Estonia

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Country Comprehensive review Registration service Registration certificate Total
Trademark Registration in Estonia
First class, Word mark OR Logo
67.00 EUR
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo
67.00 EUR
First class, Word mark AND Logo:
134.00 EUR
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo
134.00 EUR
First class, Word mark OR Logo
698.00 EUR
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo
134.00 EUR
First class, Word mark AND Logo
No data
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo
No data
First class, Word mark OR Logo
429.00 EUR
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo
0.00 EUR
First class, Word mark AND Logo
No data
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo
No data
First class, Word mark OR Logo1194.00 EUR
Additional class, Word mark OR Logo201.00 EUR
First class, Word mark AND Logo134.00 EUR
Additional class, Word mark AND Logo134.00 EUR

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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No, it would not apply to other European countries.

  • Is the European Union trademark applicable in Estonia?

Yes, Estonia is part of the EU meaning registration takes effect in this country.

  • Can priority be claimed in Estonia?

Yes, it’s possible to claim priority in Estonia if requirements such as:

  • The filing date from the applicant’s country of origin is within six months before filing in Estonia.
  • Applicant’s country of origin works with the Paris Convention
  • International registration based in Estonia

 

  • How much does it cost to register a trademark in Estonia?

The total cost of registering a trademark in Estonia starts from $1194. The price includes the comprehensive review, registration service and registration certificate.

  • What happens if I decide not to use my trademark after registration?

Well, it does creates an avenue for cancellation. The trademark must be in use for a period of five (5) years in Estonia from the date of approval.

  • How long does It take for the registration to be approved?

It takes from eighteen (18) months for the registration to be approved.

  • For how many years is a trademark registration valid in Estonia?

They’re valid for ten (10) years from the registration date approval.

  • What is the renewal date for my trademark?

Renewal of trademark can be done (twelve) 12 months prior to expiration. Six (6) months prior to expiration is possible but with a late renewal fee.

Benefits of Estonia trademark registration with Law&Trust International

  • Free consultation services.
  • No hidden fees for our services, all prices are stated out within the framework of specific tasks.
  • Experienced and qualified attorneys on deck.
  • Worldwide trademark registration services.
  • Data protection (Confidentiality and legality).

 

Our clients on trademark registration

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