Understanding trademark classes - Class 42
Detailed overview of Nice class 42, one of 45 classes of goods and services commonly recognized by intellectual property offices. Classes of good and services help define the industry and vertical in which your brand will be protected by the trademark.
Class 42 covers research, science, technology, architecture and IT services. Additional services encompassed in Class 42 include cloud computing, software as a service, web hosting services, design services and engineering services.
What does trademark class 42 include?
Advice and development services relating to computer software
For which industries and sectors would we recommend class 42?
Classes associated with class 42
These classes are commonly associated with the selected class, extending the level of brand protection and their inclusion may be advisable depending on the specific nature of your brand.
Trademark class 42 manuals
What are trademark classes of goods & services?
45 Classes of goods & services
All goods & services are categorised into 45 Nice classes
Choosing the right classes
The selection of classes defines the scope of trademark protection
Maximising application success
Tailor-made selection of relevant classes for all our clients