Crucial Steps Before Company Formation in Estonia πŸš€

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 ‘osaΓΌhing’ for companies.

Don’t register a company in Estonia without following good practice rules. 🚫

  • πŸ“‹ Include Legal Form (like ‘OÜ’ or ‘osaΓΌhing’) for companies.
  • πŸ‘€ Sole Proprietorships: Use the proprietor’s first and last name.
  • 🚫 Avoid Non-Partners: Don’t use names of non-partners or conflicting names.
  • πŸ” Be Distinct: Ensure your name is distinct from existing names in the business register.
  • ℒ️ 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. πŸ”

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 ℒ️

Query the trademark database on the Patent Office’s website to avoid trademark conflicts. Follow these steps to choose the perfect business name in Estonia. Good luck! πŸ€πŸ‘