trademark agent: selection exam for trademark agents to be held in May 2023 after 10 years of interruption
The Comptroller General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks (CGPDTM) said candidates who wish to sit for the Trademark and Patent Agent Exam 2023 can check their eligibility as per the rules.
Online registration of candidates is expected to start in January 2023, he said.
“The Office of the Comptroller General of Patents, Designs and Trademarks announces that the 2023 Trademark Agent Exam and the 2023 Patent Agent Exam will likely take place on May 7, 2023,” he added. .
The Comptroller General oversees the operation of the Patents Act 1970, the Designs Act 2000 and the Trade Marks Act 1999 and also advises the Government on matters relating to these matters.
The purpose of the trademark law is to register trademarks applied for in the country and provide better trademark protection for goods and services and also to prevent fraudulent use of the trademark.
The main role of these agents is to help applicants file applications for the registration of intellectual property such as patents, trademarks and designs.