Period of Protection of Trademarks
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Period of Protection of Trademarks in Turkey
Any registered trademark shall be protected for a period of 10 years starting from the date of filing application. It is also possible to protect the trademark for a limitless time by renewing the same in each 10-years period.
The request for renewal should be made within 6 months prior to expiration of the protection period. Referring to the trademarks for which no request for renewal is made within the stipulated period, such a request may be made within 6 months subsequent to expiration of the 10-years period provided that additional fee is to be paid.
Expiration of Trademark Rights
The rights on any registered trademark arising from registration shall expire in the following cases:
- No renewal request after 10-years protection period
- The trademark holder waives from trademark rights
- Nullity of the trademark by the courts
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