A Preliminary name search report will reveal if the proposed name(s) are available prior to ordering a Nuans™ reservation report. It will identify any potential conflicts with the proposed name against existing corporations, businesses and or trademarks. A preliminary search will be conducted on a maximum of 3 name variations.
A Distinctive term is the most important part of a name because it sets the name apart from other businesses offering the same products or services.
A Descriptive term describes the nature of the business.
|Corporation Name||Distinctive Element||Descriptive Element||Legal Element
|Amore Restaurant Limited||Amore||Restaurant||Limited
|Callaway Golf Club Corporation||Callaway||Golf Clubs||Corporation
|NetCom Computers Inc.||NetCom||Computers||Inc.
|Smith & Johnson Consulting Ltd.||Smith & Johnson||Consulting||Ltd.
The Legal Element
Provincial and Federal business Corporations are required to include a legal element as part of the corporate name. The legal element is optional for not-for-profit Corporations, however, Limited or Ltd. are not permitted for not-for-profit names.
Legal Elements: Limited, Incorporated, Corporation, LTD., INC., CORP., or the French equivalents.
Preliminary Report: available within 1 to 2 hours once the order is received. Processing time can vary depending on the complexity of the name(s).