Definition: a Trademark is a form of intellectual property. It is the legal term for a recognizable sign, design or expression which identifies products or services of a particular source from those of others. The T owner can be an individual, business organization, or any legal entity.
A T may be located on a package, a label, a voucher or on the product itself.
The owner of a trademark may pursue legal action against trademark infringement. Most countries require formal registration of a trademark as a precondition for pursuing this type of action.
A trademark may be designated in the following ways: ™ or ℠ or ®.
In business, a T is an intangible asset.


More on intangible assets: Business Simulation, Copyright, Goodwill, Human Capital, Innovation Capital, more...


MBA Brief offers accurate and concise definitions of MBA concepts, frameworks, methods and models.

We love to keep things really short, but provide links to learn more about your subject and to similar concepts.

© 2023 MBA Brief - Last updated: 6-2-2023  -  Privacy   |   Terms