Trademark renewal is a process to renew a trademark before the expiry of its registration for another 10 years.
Trademark Restoration is a process to revive and restore a Trademark again, after the expiry of the trademark Renewal Process.
Filed within twelve months before or six months after expiry of the trademark.
Filed within six months after expiry of the renewal period.
A notice for Renewal is furnished by the Registrar, Six months prior to the date of expiry if the trademark has not been renewed sue motto.
A notice of Restoration is not furnished from the Registrar.
Cost of Trademark Renewal And Restoration
Renewal within 12 months before the expiry of registration
Renewal within 6 months after the expiry of registration
Renewal after 6 months from the expiry of registration but within one year
Although, the same form and process are followed to renew or restore the trademark.
For renewal of the registration of a trademark or renewal with a surcharge of registration of a trademark or for the restoration of a trademark, you need to file a common form TM-R.
Notice as to renewal of the trademark shall be sent by the trademark office at any date not less than one month and not more than three months before the expiration of the last renewal of the trademark.
Although same form and process are followed to renew or restore the trademark along with the requisite fees. To know whole process visit Trademark renewal Trademark restoration.