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Are there any rights established by having a registered trademark?

The following rights are established by having a registered trademark:

  • Exclusive right to use the registered mark
  • Right to oppose subsequent conflicting applications
  • Right to bring a cancellation action against subsequent conflicting registrations
  • Right to file an infringement case against third parties for using a confusingly similar mark
  • Right to license third parties to use the registered mark
  • Right to apply for seizure of counterfeit goods bearing the registered mark (these are seized by the customs authorities)
  • Right to receive damages from third parties for infringing the registered mark

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