Filing a trade mark application does not mean that it will be registered. If your application is refused no reimbursement is given.
Most applications are refused either because someone else got there first with an identical or similar mark, or because the mark was not distinctive. To increase the probability of your application proceeding smoothly, we recommend you watch this video:
If after watching the video you still have doubts about the registrability of your trade mark, you can request free personalised intellectual property support or chat with the EUIPO information centre, from Monday to Friday (8.30 to 18.00 CET).
The guidance offered here does not constitute legal advice. If you prefer to obtain legal assistance you can visit our legal representatives’ database.