Terms of Service
Kindly read these legal Terms of Service carefully before making use of our website or services. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website or services.
The terms “BOC TRADE MARKS LIMITED”, “we”, “us”, “our”, refer to the owner of this website. The term “you” "your" and “yourself” refer to the user or viewer of our website.
WHO WE ARE
We are Trademark Agents who assist with protection of Intellectual Property rights in the United Kingdom and around the world. We are a limited liability company registered in England and Wales with company number 13409621 and registered office address located at 4th Floor Centenary House, 1 Centenary Way, Manchester, M50 1RF, United Kingdom.
We are not Registered Trademark Agents.
NOT LEGAL ADVICE
We do not provide legal or financial advice at any time. Our Services are not a substitute for advice from a Solicitor, Chartered Trademark Attorney or a Registered Trademark Agent. Our Services are not intended to and do not constitute legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is formed. Submissions to our Web Site are not treated as confidential except for any other information that is protected by law against disclosure and then only to the extent of such law. You should not act, or refrain from acting, based upon any information on our Web Site.
PROVISION OF OUR SERVICES
Our services shall be provided once we receive full payment.
FREE UK TRADEMARK SEARCH
We may carry out free UK searches on your behalf. The searches are conducted free of charge on the website of the UK Intellectual Property Office. Our search reports should not be substituted for a search report produced by a Chartered Trademark Attorney. Our search reports act only as a guide towards proceeding with your trademark application. We do not represent at any time that our search reports are accurate and we can also not guarantee that there would be no objections to the registration of your trademark by third parties or the UK Trademark Office during the registration process.
COMPREHENSIVE UK TRADEMARK SEARCH
You may ask us to provide you with a comprehensive UK trademark search. This search shall relate to searches conducted on the UK, EU and International Trademark Register. The International search shall only relate to international applications designating the UK and EU. The search will only reveal your right to use the trademark in the UK. If you would like to use the trademark outside of the UK, you would need to carry out searches in the specific country.
UK TRADEMARK APPLICATIONS
We file your UK trademark applications on the website of the UK Intellectual Property Office. Your application once filed will go through the examination process. Objections may be raised by the Examiners or third parties. If no objections are raised, your trademark certificate shall be issued.
We may assist you with filing trademark, patent or design applications in foreign countries.
We accept payments on our website with the use of credit/debit cards. Before payment is made, you are required to provide us with limited information about yourself. Information includes your full name and e-mail address. You agree to provide us with truthful and accurate information about yourself.
Payments can also be made directly into our bank account.
Our services are provided on an "as is" basis. We expressly disclaim all warranties, including the warranties of merchantability, fitness for particular purpose and non-infringement. We disclaim all responsibility for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting from, out of or in any way related to (a) errors in or omissions from any of our services, including but not limited to inaccuracies and typographical errors, (b) any third party web sites or content therein directly or indirectly accessed through links in any of our services, including but not limited to any errors in or omissions therefrom, (c) the unavailability of any our services, or any portion thereof, (d) your use of any of our services, (e) your use of equipment or software in connection with any of our services or (f) the content contained in any marketing materials or emails related to our services.
We do not represent or warrant that our Services are error free or free from other harmful components. We will take steps to the best of our ability to correct all known defects with our Services. We do not warrant or represent that our Services will be correct, accurate, timely or otherwise reliable. We may make improvements and/or changes to the features and functionality of our Services at any time. Third party content may appear on our Web Site or may be accessible via links from our Services. These sites have not necessarily been reviewed by us and are maintained by third parties over which we exercise no control. Accordingly, we expressly disclaim any responsibility for the privacy policies, information collection practices, the content, the accuracy of the information, and/or quality of products or services provided by or advertised on these third-party websites. Moreover, these links do not imply an endorsement with respect to any third party or any website or the products or services provided by any third party.
If we have not already commenced your instructions, a full refund would be made, less any bank transfer fees or processing fees.
This Website and its contents are Copyright of BOC TRADE MARKS LIMITED. All rights reserved.
GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION
These terms of service and our relationship with you shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales without regard to conflicts of law principles. you are responsible for complying with your own local laws. You also agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.
We are not responsible for any delay or failure in performance of any our services in whole or in part for any reason including, without limitation: fires, floods, storms, earthquakes, civil disturbances, disruption of telecommunications, transportation, utilities, services or supplies, governmental action, computer viruses, corruption of data, hacker attacks, incompatible or defective equipment, software or services or otherwise. Nothing herein enlarges any warranty or diminishes any disclaimer under this Agreement.
Information we will collect.
Your name and Contact Details.
Details of your trademark, patent or design.
What we do with the information
We use the information for the sole purpose of protecting your Intellectual Property rights.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We only have access to collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone. We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfil your request.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website to do any of the following:
• See what data we have about you.
• Change/correct any data we have about you.
• Have us delete any data we have about you.
• Express any concern you have about our use of your data.