Trademark Searching & Watching

Comprehensive, worldwide, and with personal care

Empower and protect your trademarks

SMD assists trademark owners and intellectual property attorneys worldwide in protecting trademarks. We provide information that serves as a sound basis for your decisions or advising your clients - from naming, searching, and clearance to safeguarding your rights.

Trademark Searches

Before filing a trademark, it is vital to perform a search to determine whether your brand can be confused with third-party labels. Otherwise, there may be unpleasant surprises later on. We will assist you with competent and reliable searches!

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Trademark Watching

After registering a trademark, it is crucial to keep track of things. If third-party applications come up that may be confused with your mark, you may want to take legal action against them. We continuously watch newly published signs for you.


Online Trademark Search Tool

If you prefer to carry out your own search, we have the perfect tool for performing searches in up to 190 countries. Enter your term here to get an initial estimate of its availability for use and registration. You will then receive a free search in the EU and IR databases.

Searches in other databases start at 80 EUR per day for similar searches and 60 EUR for identical searches.

  • Company
  • Owner
  • Nice Class
  • Word Mark
  • Device Mark
  • Domain
  • Design

Jörg Utescher

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We are here for you!

Every day, we support you in protecting your intellectual property - with dedication, long-standing experience, and the appropriate resources. People - customers and employees - play an essential role for us because personal commitment and long-term partnerships are the keys to success for us - today and in the future.

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