Every sign that allows distinguishing the products of a natural or artificial person shall be considered an identifying mark & the identifying mark may consist for example of the names, the appellations, the symbols, the seals, the words, the letters, the features, the embosses, the designs, the pictures, the signatures, the imprints, stores names; groups, arrangement & grades of colors, products shapes or packages that have special distinguished form or any mixture of these elements. In all cases, the identifying mark shall have to be visible i.e. can be perceived by sight.

The identifying marks that placed on the commodities & services of national origin & that are produced or used in The Syrian Arab Republic should be written in Arabic letters and they may contain foreign letters beside the Arabic letters with equal size.