Agreement To Use Trademark

In addition, licensing agreements often involve federally registered trademarks, but unregistered trademarks can also be licensed. With regard to registration, some countries maintain the legal obligation to register licensing agreements. The United States does not require that a trademark license be registered with the United States Patent & Trademark Office. Choice of Law & Forum - Choice of law provisions are preferred because they provide some certainty as to the application of the license agreement. In addition, courts often impose the choice of jurisdiction clauses as long as the forum has a reasonable and logical relationship with the parties and the license. Quality Control – A detailed quality control clause is essential for a trademark license. Control of the licensor is necessary, as the trademark constitutes the reputation and goodwill of the owner. For purchasing decisions, consumers rely on the reputation of a trademark owner with respect to the quality of goods or services. Goods or services, duration and territory - Identify the type of goods or services offered by the licensee under the trademark, the duration of the contract and the geographical area in which the marks are licensed.

In addition to identifying goods or services, licensed uses are often indicated. For example, the agreement may state that the following uses are permitted: production, sale, promotion, distribution and/or advertising. In addition, the licensor may restrict or permit the following distribution channels, stationary retail, Internet sales, wholesale or retail trade or sale limited to certain transactions or categories of consumers. (C) Non-exclusive - rights may be granted to other third party licensors and the licensor may also use the trademark. If you are a patent owner ready to create a patent licensing agreement, you should know the following before you start, both about the different types of patent licensing agreements and about their creation...

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