Call +44 (0)20 7842 8000
free trade mark search

Click here to get your free Trademark Search Report.

Find the best, legally available trade mark for your product or business.

Click here to submit details of the Trade Mark that you would like to register.

We will contact you within 24 hours with a firm quotation for the registration(s) required.

We register trademarks in the UK, EU and internationally.

All our searches are carried out by fully-qualified solicitors.

How to Copyright a Name – Name Copyright?

People often wonder how to copyright a name but, in fact, there is really no such thing a ‘copyright in a name’ or ‘name copyright’.

The only sure-fire way to ‘copyright a name’ is to register the name as a registered trademark through the normal trademark registration process.

The whole purpose of trying to copyright a name is to stop other people from using the name without your permission and this can only be achieved by registering the name as a registered trademark.

So when people ask how to copyright a name what they are really asking is how can a name be protected as a registered trade mark and this site is dedicated to answering just that question.

So if you are trying to copyright a name ask for a consultation now and we can give you some free advice on how best to proceed.

So what would you like to do next...

GET FREE LEGAL ADVICE to a trademark expert right now on any aspect of trademark registration and how to copyright a name or logo. Our legal advisory and search service is free!
GET A FREE TRADEMARK SEARCH if your trademark, name or slogan is legally available before you go ahead and seek to copyright a name. Get a Free Trademark Search right now. Your trademark searches are carried out and reviewed by legal experts.
GET A FREE TRADEMARK AVAILABILITY REPORT   ...get a Free Report on the legal availability of your trademark BEFORE you commit ...from our experts.
REGISTER A TRADEMARK When you are satisfied that your chosen copyright name is legally available for registration as a trade mark we will handle the whole trademark registration process for you. We will draft the best trademark specification for your business, deal with all Registry queries and conduct any necessary Registry hearings. FIXED FEES ..NO hidden costs!
ABOUT TRADE MARKS to help you with trademark registration, how to trademark a name, register a trade nametrademark a company namecopyright  a logotrademark a brand name and much more  
find out more
Got a trademark question or concern?
Our specialist lawyers will be pleased to provide you with some FREE legal advice. Click here to submit your question.
find out more
© Laytons LLP. Laytons LLP is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Registered number: OC370679.
Registered Office: 2 More London Riverside, London. SE1 2AP Tel: +44 (0)20 7842 8000 | Email: