Every business wants to increase brand awareness and gain a competitive advantage. If your brand is known at the local level and you want to get an official registration as a "well-known trademark" from the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office, you are in the right place. Here's how to get the opportunity to protect and recognize the value of your brand: Well-Known Trademark Registration.

What is a Well-Known Brand?

A well-known brand is considered a brand that is widely known and recognized among the public. These brands stand out with their products or services and often differentiate themselves from their competitors. Turkish Patent and Trademark Office will want to certify that the trademark applying for well-known trademark registration is indeed well-known.

Why is Well-Known Trademark Registration Important?

  1. Legal Protection: Well-known trademark registration legally protects your brand. It prevents others from using your brand without permission.
  2. Competitive Advantage: Well-known brand status can help you gain customers' trust and stand out from your competitors.
  3. Value Increase: Well-known trademark registration can increase the value of your brand and expand your future business opportunities.

Steps for Well-Known Trademark Registration:

  1. Brand Awareness Research: Turkish Patent Office may request a brand awareness research to document that the brand is truly well-known. At this stage, we come into play.
  2. Trademark Application: Once you have documented that your trademark is recognized, you will need to make an official application to the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office.


Making your brand well-known can be a huge advantage in a competitive world. With well-known trademark registration, you can protect your brand, increase your reputation and create more business opportunities. We will be happy to assist you with the brand awareness research required for well-known trademark registration.