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ABOUT TRADEMARK HEARING
Why trademark hearing required?
In the case of trademark objection, if TM office is not satisfied with the TM objection reply, the applicant to give further clarifications to the examiner. This is called Trademark Hearing.
What is trademark objection Reply?
If a trademark application is objected by the authority, the applicant has to file a reply to the trademark objection before the trademark office.
Trademark hearing notice
The trademark hearing notice is sent to the applicant on the business address provided by him on the trademark application.
How to know about Trademark hearing?
If the trademark application status is displayed as “show cause hearing“, it means that trademark hearing is scheduled.
Objections in Trademark hearing
In the case of Trademark hearing, the raised objections by the authority are in relation to the trademark examination report.
Trademark hearing date
After checking the trademark application status, the applicant must download the hearing notice and note down the Trademark hearing date
WHEN IS TRADEMARK HEARING SCHEDULED?
When trademark objection reply is submitted online within 30 days from the date of the trademark examination report issued, the Trademark officer reviews the reply and all the clarifications made. If the reply is accepted by the registrar, the trademark will be registered.
Else, the trademark status will be shown as “Ready for show cause hearing”. Trademark hearing notice will be issued in the next few months. It mentions the Trademark hearing date and time of the hearing.