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The TMCH project provides an automated interface (API) to allow users to interact in an automated fashion with the data stored in the Clearinghouse database (TMCH database). XML has been widely used by registries and registrars to provide an automated interface (the API) for their data exchange....
The Trademark Clearinghouse, has announced some crucial changes in its fee structure. The changes are applicable to Trademark Holders and Trademark Agents who opt for a Prepayment Account (Advanced Fee Structure)
The Clearinghouse has set-up an environment where the Automated Interface (API) can be tested by registered trademark agents. Once your account has been verified you will receive an e-mail with your credentials and the connection information for the test environment.
The Clearinghouse has published the Terms and Conditions for Trademark Holders and Trademark Agents on the download section of its website.
The Trademark Clearinghouse Guidelines, which can also be found in our Download section, serve as a guideline for Trademark Holders and Trademark Agents to inform them about the eligibility requirements for inclusion of trademarks in the Clearinghouse and participation in Sunrise and Claims...
Businesses eligible to register and protect intellectual property across all new Top-Level Domains from 26th March 2013
ICANN has released internet draft version 00 of the mark and signed mark definitions, also known as SMD. Follow the link to download the complete file.The draft defines the mapping for marks and signed mark data. The SMD files generated by the TMCH will follow this definition. This draft could be...