1. New Zealand trade mark search
The first step to take in registering your trade mark is to undertake a comprehensive search to determine if there are any conflicts with your proposed trade mark.
MacMillan Trade Marks will undertake this search for you, and provide a concise report of any risks your application may face and how they can best be avoided.
The registration process is lengthy, taking at least seven months for your trade mark to be approved. It can take even longer if done incorrectly, which is why it’s vital this search is undertaken by professionals with the training to determine where your application may fail.
The search report will allow us to tailor your trade mark application to ensure the best possible chance of your trade mark proceeding without obstacle or delay.