Bendigo Bank obtains trademark for Community Bank
Bendigo Bank announced today it had been granted Australian Trademark Registration for Community Bank®.
The registration term is for a ten-year period effective from 24 August 2001 and is due for renewal in 2011.
Bendigo Bank managing director Rob Hunt said the Trademark was clear recognition of the unique nature of Bendigo Bank’s Community Bank® model and its success to date.
“ Community Bank is not, and has not, been easy for the communities or the bank and Trademark recognition is a way we can protect the value and intellectual property that has been established to date.”
Mr Hunt said Bendigo Bank had answered well over 2000 inquiries about Community Banking®