How to file Trademark Application
A trademark application can be filed directly with the KIPO (Korean Intellectual Property Office) or with the help of a legal representative (patent attorney).

It is recommendable to file the application with the help of a patent attorney to expect higher possibility of registration. If you need help of patent attorney regarding trademark application, please contact einpat@einpat.com.

If you are trying to file a design application directly with KIPO, you can contact http://www.patent.go.kr/jsp/ka/prestep/codeapp/CodeAppIndex.jsp to apply for Applicant’s Identification Number and proceed with filing procedures referring to the guidelines.
Application Forms
Application forms for filing design application can be obtained by downloading and installing Software provided at http://www.patent.go.kr/jsp/ka/navigation/NaviStepC.jsp.

Details of Trademark Application Forms are provided below.
TRADEMARK APPLICATION DATASHEET
CLASSIFICATION OF APPLICATION
Select a type of application.
CLASSIFICATION OF RIGHT
Select if the application is a trademark, a service mark or a combination of both.
APPLICANT
Name
Describe brief explanation of the object for design application and drawings.
Identification Number of Applicant
n-nnnn-nnnnnn-n
AGENT
Name
Identification Number of Agent
No. of General Power of Attorney
PARTICULARS TO BE FILED
Class of Designated Goods (Service)
Print or type the class of designated goods or service.
Designated Goods (Services or Business)
Describe designated goods, services, or businesses.
TYPE OF TRADEMARK
Describe advantageous effect of the invention.
Application data set forth above is hereby submitted to Commissioner of the Korean Intellectual Patent Office.
OFFICIAL FEE
Filing Fee
56,000KRW for each class.
Priority Claim
Total
With the above datasheet, a mark of a size of 8cmx8cm should be attached. Trademark application datasheet is published after “Decision of Publication of Application”. Published trademark can be searched and retrieved from a website www.kipris.or.kr. .