Country: Jersey

General Information

We file patents, trade marks and designs directly with the registry.

Primary Contacts

Trade Mark Registration and Recordals Brenda Houghton
Trade Mark Renewals Julie Ryan
Patent Registration and Recordals Louise Audhlam-Gardiner
Patent Annuities Sara Lloyd

Contentious Matters (Oppositions, Infringement Actions, etc.)

Trade Marks Martin Chinnery
Patents Louise Audhlam-Gardiner

Trade Mark Information

Can services be registered ? Yes
Single/Multi-Class Jurisdiction Multi-Class, but limited to the classes covered by the UK Parent Registration
Is the International Classification
followed ?
Yes - Eighth Edition, Nice Classification
Can Convention priority be claimed No
Documentation required to file Certified copy of UK Parent Mark;
Form of Application (TM 1);
6 Prints of the Mark
Opposition period after publication N/A
Renewal due 10 years from filing date of UK Parent Mark, and every 10 years thereafter
Grace Period 12 months
Documents required to renew Certified copy of UK Parent mark;
Form of Application (TM 3)
Proof of use due N/A
Documents required to file proof of use N/A
Can be struck off for non-use A mark cannot be cancelled in Jersey for Non-Use. However, the UK mark upon which it is based can be attacked for non-use, which (if successful) would render the Jersey mark invalid

Patent Information

Member of PCT No
Can Convention priority be claimed No - reregistration of granted UK or EP(UK) patents only.
Deadline for filing priority document N/A
Does the priority document have to be
translated ?
Required Documents Certified copy of UK or EP(UK) patent;
Power of Attorney.
Duration A patent is granted for the remaining term of the UK or EP(UK) patent upon which it is based.
Annuities No annuities are payable.

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