Luntiang Republika Eco Farms is given a Certificate of Registration No. 4-2015-00505673, issued on May 5, 2016 for the tradename “Luntiang Republika”. The registration will be valid for 10 years and will expire on the year 2026.
What is the importance of registration of a mark or trade name?
In the Philippines, registration of the mark or trade name is important. Under the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines, a certificate of registration of a mark shall be prima facie evidence of the validity of the registration, the registrant’s ownership of the mark, and of the registrant’s exclusive right to use the same in connection with the goods or services and those that are related thereto specified in the certificate.