The often time consuming and expensive process of legalization is an inescapable reality when practicing foreign trademark law. Knowing the different ways to properly legalize documents is key to minimizing frustration and expense. Explore the different procedures in “Legalization of Documents in International Trademark Practice: A Primer.” Originally published in Vol. 19, No. 2 of Bright Ideas (Fall 2010), a publication of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.