Due to the complicated procedures, the examination of trademarks shall take couple days. In addition to the examination of the designated goods and services, it is necessary to conduct a search and examination of the previous registered data, to see if it is fit any legal requirement for registration. Besides, the examination period for each country will differ by the examination mechanism of the country or the amount of the application. For example, in Taiwan, it is about 5-8 months; in Mainland China, about 8-16 months; in the United States and Canada region, at least 10 months; in the Southeast Asia region, the examination time is much slower, and some of countries, such as Vietnam, Thailand, etc., are still examining applications between 2015 and 2016. Therefore, we appeal to every businesses who paves the way for products, at the same time, should also take the trademark’s examination schedule into consideration, so as not to disrupt your product planning.