Intellectual Property

Read more about what is TomTom proprietary information and find out what are the guidelines for a correct use of the TomTom trademarks, logos and copyrights.

Intellectual Property

TomTom's innovative approach to navigation technology is protected by various intellectual property rights, such as patents, trademarks and copyrights.

TomTom International B.V. (“TomTom”) and its affiliates is a group founded by innovative people, and continues to grow and move forward based on the intellect and creativity of a large number of engineers and researchers. As a result we own a vast amount of Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights. They support TomTom’s business efforts to be distinguishable from competitors.

“TomTom” is a registered trademark of TomTom International BV. All our trademarks, service marks, trade names and trade dress are valuable assets owned by TomTom and are essential to protecting our brand identity. (When using the marks in publications, please make sure to use the TomTom name in combination with the appropriate generic term.)

Unless otherwise stated, the patented technology, copyrights, trademarks, database rights, and other intellectual property rights in all software and content on our products, website and promotional material, are proprietary rights owned by TomTom or TomTom Affiliates. Use of our intellectual property is exclusively reserved to TomTom and its official resellers and licensees. Any use of the TomTom mark and or material (except when expressly authorized by TomTom in writing) is strictly prohibited.

TomTom has specific guidelines for the use of its Intellectual Property. If you wish to use any of TomTom’s trademarks, service marks or images in promotional, instructional, or reference material, or have any questions concerning the use of the TomTom brand, copyrighted or patented material, please submit your detailed request in writing to

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