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Official fees increase

Official fees increase

The Department of Patents, Designs and Trademarks (DPDT) has increased the Official fees for patents, designs and trademarks vide the Gazette dated November 24, 2021. The new increased fees have come into effect since December 05, 2021. For more information on the...

Online Filing

Online Filing

The Department of Patents, Designs and Trademarks (DPDT) has facilitated the new filing process. It is now accepting new filing application (trademarks, patents and designs) through an online portal. As the strict lockdown continues any application whether...

14-days lockdown

14-days lockdown

The government has further imposed the lockdown across the country from July 23 to August 5. All kinds of industries will be shut for the 14-day lockdown. Offices, and garment factories will also remain closed this time. The Department of Patents, Designs and...

Lockdown again

Lockdown again

The government of Bangladesh has again imposed strict lockdown countrywide and extended the term until July 14, 2021 in a measure to tackle the COVID situation. During the lockdown period, the department of patents, designs and trademarks (DPDT) will also remain...

Trademark Journal 290

The Trademark Authority has published the Trademark Journal 290 on May 14, 2018. It is recommended to scrutinize the Journal by the applicant(s) whether his/her trademark application for registration in Bangladesh has received opposition by third parties. For more...

Trademark Journal 281

The Trademark Authority has published the latest Journal 281 on September 16, 2015. It is now open for opposition for 60 days from date of publication. It is recommended to check out the matter by the applicant whether his/her trademark application in Bangladesh is...

Trademark Journal 276, 277, 278, 279 & 280

The Trade Mark Authority has published the latest Journals 276, 277, 278, 279 & 280 on April 07, 2015. It is now open for opposition for 60 days from date of publication. Responsible parties are suggested to check out the matter whether his/her trademark...

Marks are Registrable and Not Registrable in Bangladesh

These are the list of Marks are Registrable in Bangladesh:  Invented Words  Distinctive representations  Numerals  Drawings  Shapes  Packaging of goods  Music, Vocal Sounds  Fragrances  Colours  3D Signs  Signatures  Letters  Symbols  Pictures  Photographs  Words...