For a trademark a right of protection may be granted. The right of protection shall confer the exclusive right to use the trademark for profit or for professional purposes throughout the territory of the Republic of Poland.
The term of the right of protection shall be 10 years counted from the date of filing of a trademark application with the Patent Office.
The term of protection may, at the request of the right holder, be extended for subsequent ten – year periods in respect of all or of a part of the goods.
Foreigners who not have their domicile or seat in Poland may only act when represented by a Polish Patent Attorney.