Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto; industrial analysis and research services; design and development of computer hardware and software.

Explanatory Note

Trademark Class 42 includes mainly services provided by persons, individually or collectively, in relation to the theoretical and practical aspects of complex fields of activities; such services are provided by members of professions such as chemists, physicists, engineers, computer programmers, etc.

Trademark Class 42 includes in particular:-


·       Analysis for oil-field exploitation

·       Architectural consultancy

·       Architectural services

·       Authenticating works of art


·       Bacteriological research

·       Biological research


·       Calibration [measuring]

·       Cartography services

·       Chemical analysis

·       Chemical research

·       Chemistry services

·       Clinical trials

·       Cloud computing

·       Cloud seeding

·       Computer programming

·       Computer rental

·       Computer security consultancy

·       Computer software consultancy

·       Computer software design

·       Computer system analysis

·       Computer system design

·       Computer technology consultancy

·       Computer virus protection services

·       Conducting technical project studies

·       Construction drafting

·       Consultancy in the design and development of computer hardware

·       Consultancy in the field of energy-saving

·       Conversion of computer programs and data, other than physical conversion

·       Conversion of data or documents from physical to electronic media

·       Cosmetic research

·       Creating and designing website-based indexes of information for others [information technology services]

·       Creating and maintaining web sites for others


·       Data encryption services

·       Data security consultancy

·       Design of interior decor

·       Digitization of documents [scanning]

·       Dress designing

·       Duplication of computer programs


·       Electronic data storage

·       Electronic monitoring of personally identifying information to detect identity theft via the internet

·       Electronic monitoring of credit card activity to detect fraud via the internet

·       Energy auditing

·       Engineering


·       Geological prospecting

·       Geological research

·       Geological surveys

·       Graphic arts design


·       Handwriting analysis [graphology]

·       Hosting computer sites [web sites]


·       Industrial design

·       Information technology [IT] consultancy

·       Installation of computer software

·       Interior design

·       Internet security consultancy


·       Land surveying


·       Maintenance of computer software

·       Material testing

·       Mechanical research

·       Meteorological information

·       Monitoring of computer systems to detect breakdowns

·       Monitoring of computer systems by remote access

·       Monitoring of computer systems for detecting unauthorized access or data breach


·       Off-site data backup

·       Oil-field surveys

·       Oil prospecting

·       Oil-well testing

·       Outsource service providers in the field of information technology


·       Packaging design

·       Physics [research]

·       Platform as a service [PaaS]

·       Providing information on computer technology and programming via a web site

·       Providing search engines for the internet

·       Provision of scientific information, advice and consultancy in relation to carbon offsetting


·       Quality control

·       Quality evaluation of standing timber

·       Quality evaluation of wool


·       Recovery of computer data

·       Rental of computer software

·       Rental of web servers

·       Research and development of new products for others

·       Research in the field of environmental protection


·       Scientific laboratory services

·       Scientific research

·       Server hosting

·       Software as a service [SaaS]

·       Software development in the framework of software publishing

·       Styling [industrial design]

·       Surveying


·       Technical research

·       Technical writing

·       Technological consultancy

·       Telecommunications technology consultancy

·       Textile testing


·       Underwater exploration

·       Unlocking of mobile phones

·       Updating of computer software

·       Urban planning


·       Vehicle roadworthiness testing


·       Water analysis

·       Weather forecasting

·       Web site design consultancy

Trademark Class 42 does not include in particular:-

  • Business research and evaluations (Cl. 35);
  • Word processing and computer file management services (Cl. 35);
  • Financial and fiscal evaluations (Cl. 36);
  • Mining and oil extraction (Cl. 37);
  • Computer (hardware) installation and repair services (Cl. 37);
  • Services provided by the members of professions such as medical doctors, veterinary surgeons, psychoanalysts (Cl. 44);
  • Medical treatment services (Cl. 44);
  • Garden design (Cl. 44);
  • Legal services (Cl. 45).