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Jordan Deed of Assignment for Trademarks
DOA
Jordan Power of Attorney for Trademarks
POA

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Jordan Trademark Law

what you need to know

CLASSIFICATION
11th edition — single class application
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Possible for word and device marks
EXAMINATION
On formal, absolute, and relative grounds
OPPOSITION PERIOD
3 months from publication date
EXTENSION OF TIME
Possible for filing oppositions, counter oppositions, and responding to office actions
PROTECTION TERM
10 years from filing date and renewable for like periods
USE
Vulnerable to cancellation by any interested party if there has been no effective use of the mark for a period of 3 consecutive years preceding date of filing for cancellation

Requirements

Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Copy of priority document, if priority is claimed, certified
What you need to know
• A general POA may be used for subsequent filings
• Priority document may be submitted within 3 months from filing date
• Copy of the notarized POA may be submitted at the time of filing. The legalized copy must be submitted within 3 months from the filing date
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
What you need to know
• Grace period of 1 year
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Certificate of change of name, legalized
• For change of address, no additional documents are required other than POA
What you need to know
• May be recorded for registrations only
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Deed of assignment, legalized
What you need to know
• Trademarks may be assigned with or without the goodwill of the business concerned
• May be recorded for registrations only
• The POA must not be older than 1 year
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Certificate of merger, legalized
What you need to know
• May be recorded for registrations only
• POA must not be older than 1 year
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• License agreement, legalized
What you need to know
• License recordal is not compulsory but advisable in order to be effective against third parties
• May be recorded for registrations only