“How to protect our trade mark from copycats?” The most common and straightforward answer would be to register it and claim ownership. Actually, it is not as simple and there are more to be done. Now let's look into the 6 critical steps to protect your trade mark.
It is a concern for many entrepreneurs that their ideas will be copied upon being revealed. Hence the question, "If I have an idea, how do I protect it?"
Many times we have been asked is there a way we can protect our Intellectual Property (IP) globally by one single filing process.
Unfortunately, the answer is No.
Currently, there is no unitary system enabling a company to protect its IP globally by one filing. Protection of IP is on a territorial basis. In other words, if a company wishes to expand its businesses overseas, it should register its IP for protection in the desired countries individually.