I don’t know the current status of trademark law, but I don’t think you get simultaneous trademark registration among many countries. I think you have to register in each. This does remind me a lot of domain name squatting.
A MOVE TO BEAT THE TRADE-MARK PIRATE
By WALDON FAWCETT
(Photographs copyright by author)
TO thwart the genial trademark pirates of the Spanish main, the governments of the twenty-one republics of the New World are being encouraged by Uncle Sam to put into early practice a form of “team work” new alike to business and statecraft.