Filing Requirements » Myanmar

GENERAL INFORMATION:

 

 

  1. Under Myanmar law at present in force, trademarks/service marks are registered by means of Declaration of Ownership at the Register of Deeds and Assurances, followed by publication of Trademark Cautionary Notices;
  2. Multi-class application is accepted in Myanmar; a separate Declaration is needed for each trademark & service mark.

 

  1. Time Frame: It usually 04 - 06 weeks from the filing to granting date to complete the registration of Declaration of Ownership;

 

  1. Renewal of trademark registration and re-publication is optional (Law does not prescribe it) and usually done in every 03 years.

REQUIRED INFORMATION: 

  1. Full name, address and nationality of the applicant;
  2. Specification of goods and/or services;
  3. If priority is claimed: earlier trademark application  number and filing date, country where such earlier application was filed. 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

  1. Power of Attorney from applicant (our form attached);
  2. Declaration of Ownership of Trademark (our form attached);
  3. Three (03) specimens of the mark (size within 8cm x 8cm);
  4. Certified copy of priority document (if any);

 

Notes:

 

Both of documents (1) and (2) are required to be certified by Notarized Public and then legalized by Myanmar Consulate in the country of applicant.