On Wednesday, August 31, 2011, the Mason County Clerk's office began the processing of brand renewals.The recording fee is $15 per brand, per location. Please understand that more than one person can have the same brand, just not in the same location. In the state of Texas, all brands have to be registered every 10 years. This renewal will be good until August 30, 2021.Brand re-registration closes on February 29, 2012.If you do not register your brand between August 31, 2011 and February 29, 2012, then your brand is up for grabs by someone else. It is a misdemeanor for using a brand that has not been registered.