Trademark Registration

We offer a wide range of Trademark Search, Analysis, Filing, Prosecution and Registration Services in various countries. We also offer Trademark Watch and Opposition Services. Our value added reports enables clients to maximize their trademark protection, safeguard it and realize value from their IP assets.

Our Trademark Services include

  • Trademark Search
  • Trademark Filing, Prosecution and Registration
  • Trademark Opposition

Trademarks in India

The Indian law of trademarks is enshrined the new Trade Marks Act, 1999 came into force with effect from September 15, 2003. The old Trade and Merchandise Marks Act, 1958 was repealed at the same time. The new Trademarks Act of 1999 is in line with the WTO recommendations and is in conformity with the TRIPS Agreement to which India is a signatory.

New Features in India Trademarks Law

  • The term of registration of trademark is ten years, subject to renewal thereafter
  • Registration of trademarks which are imitations of well known trademarks not permitted
  • Registration of Collective Marks owned by associations allowed
  • Offences relating to trademark made cognizable

Trademark FAQs

  1. What is a trademark?

    A trademark is any word, name, symbol, or device, or any combination, used, or intended to be used, in buisness to identify and distinguish the goods of one manufacturer or seller from goods manufactured or sold by others, and to indicate the source of the goods. In short, a trademark is a brand name.

  2. What is a service mark?
  3. How do I find out whether a Trademark/Servicemark is already registered?
  4. Is it advisable to conduct a search of theTrademark Registry Office records before filing an application?
  5. Who may file an application?
  6. How long does it take for a mark to be registered?
  7. On what bases can a foreign applicant file an application for registration in India?


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