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Do you need to find out more about trademark registration? A trademark is much like a patent, in that it denotes ownership to ensure against theft of an idea of phrase. While a patent usually deals with actual physical objects, a trademark is for things like business or product names, tag lines, songs or jingles, novels, movies, etc. A trademark deals more with intellectual property. Intellectual property is automatically protected to an extent as long as there is evidence of the originator, a trademark offers a greater level of protection under the law and also deters other from stealing an idea, name, phrase, etc.
When searching for information on registering a trademark, you may find that you have quite a few options. Ultimately you must register the trademark with the trade organization of similar body within your country, but there may be multiple routes to take. Make sure if you rely on a third party of assistance that you check their background and take steps to ensure they are a legitimate firm. Having some sort of proof of the original idea is wise, such as a dated email to yourself containing the item if possible, or an actual unopened postmarked letter.
Going over you options when pursuing a trademark is a good idea. Business.com has links that may be useful.
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