Most important issue before company formation in Estonia 🚀
Selecting your business name is a crucial first step! A unique and memorable name can boost your company’s reputation and success. Remember! The company name must end with ‘OU’ or ‘osaühing’ for companies.
Don’t register a company in Estonia without following good practice rules. 🚫
📋 Include Legal Form (like ‘OÜ’ or ‘osaühing’) for companies.
👤 Sole Proprietorships: Use the proprietor’s first and last name.
🚫 Avoid Non-Partners: Don’t use names of non-partners or conflicting names.
🔍 Be Distinct: Ensure your name is distinct from existing names in the business register.
™️ Trademark Consent: Get consent for using trademarked signs or choose another name – Commercial Register may ask you for a change of company name if the name is connected with a trademark. Do you want to register a trademark with the company? See Trademark Registration Service in Estonia.
🌐 Alignment Matters: Align your name with your business activity and location.
*** Check pronunciation 🧐
Ensure your name stands out. Even small differences in spelling or pronunciation count. It should also reflect your main activity and location.
*** Check the name before starting a company in Estonia. 🔍
Verify your preferred name in the e-Business Register. Compare it with existing names. The register makes the final call.
*** Check the Trademark Registration before registration ™️
Query the trademark database on the Patent Office’s website to avoid trademark conflicts it! Follow these steps to choose the perfect business name in Estonia. Good luck! 🍀👍