If you use our services, the only legitimate invoices you will receive in relation to your trade mark application are those which come from us.
Other organisations are known to issue invoices relating to trade mark services, when they are not actually part of the official process. These operators obtain information from official publications in trade mark journals and registers. Such invoices should not be paid.
Organisations known for sending invoices
Globas Editions SL
Company for Economic Publications Ltd
IT & T AG
IDM International Data Medium Anstalt
ZDR – Datenregister
USPTA – United States Trademark Protection Agency
FIPTR – Federated Institute for Patent & Trademark Registry
WIG – Wirtschaftszentrale Für Industrie und Gewerbe AG
EIEC – European Institute for Economy and Commerce
Trademark Publisher GMBH
CPI – Company for Publications and Information Anstalt
USTC – United States Trademark Center
Please note that the above is not an exhaustive list.