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MLK Legal was established in 2001 and is a highly experienced team of
legal, technical, and business professionals. We pride ourselves on
providing the highest level of service. Our team's key strength is our
experience, which we have built up over 20 years of working together.
The number of applications by Brazilian companies is increasing. Signs of a good economy are everywhere. Total number of applications filed by Brazilian companies: 9803,
international applications filed in Brazil: 450 and an additional 320 applications received using the Madrid System.Madrid System: Wordmarks: 144, MixedMarks: 136, Figuratiea: 38 and
Tridimensional: 2. Brazilian trademarks: Wordmarks: 7310, MixedMarks: 2742, Figurative: 194 and Tridimensional: 1.
It takes about 70 weeks for a trademark to be granted: Total number granted this week: 2240. Brazilian: 2110, USA: 46, China: 13.
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Our initial search process involves a thorough review within the Brazilian Trademark Office database. Clients are informed of any potential obstacles that could impact the success of their trademark application.
Trademark applications in Brazil are filed electronically with the Brazilian Trademark Office (BTO). The current processing time for confirmation of acceptance is approximately seven weeks. Clients are immediately informed by email upon confirmation.
Following the publication of the application, there is a 60-day period for oppositions to be filed by third parties. Clients are promptly informed about any oppositions and provided with comprehensive details.
Once the acceptance of the trademark has been published, Final Fees become due. Once paid and confirmed, the trademark is valid for a period of ten years.
The trademark certificate is issued electronically and immediately forward to our clients via e-mail.
We provide timely reminders and assistance with the renewal process, ensuring your trademark protection remains uninterrupted.
Proactive monitoring of new trademark applications is essential to alert clients of potential infringements or conflicts.
We ensure you are always ahead of critical deadlines, including renewals and oppositions, with our comprehensive trademark management services.
In collaboration with a specialized accounting firm, we offer a trademark valuation services, essential
for strategic financial planning and IP asset management.
We began our company in 2001, concentrating on Intellectual Property and supporting new businesses and
entrepreneurs. Our main goal has always been to offer practical services to our clients around the world. This
focus became even more relevant as Brazil's role in international trade grew, especially with the rise of BRICS.
BRICS is composed of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. There are plans to expand with new members
during the coming years.
Brazil is an appealing market due to its large consumer base and openness to new technologies, creating unique
opportunities for smaller companies. The country is increasingly interested in both imported goods and new
Our role is to provide efficient, no-nonsense help to businesses aiming to enter the Brazilian market. With
over 20 years of experience, particularly in trademark registration and the administration of our clients' IP
portfolios in Brazil, we are known for our careful and efficient approach. We ensure our clients are kept
well-informed about their applications and strive to make their entry into the Brazilian market as smooth as
We believe in the importance of understanding Brazil's language, regulations, and cultural specifics, which are
key to succeeding in this market. Our team is familiar with the business landscapes both globally and in Brazil,
helping our clients bridge any gaps. We're not about grand claims; we're about getting the job done right and