Business Projects depend upon the brand popularity. How much it popular means how much you popular in the market. If you want to need to succeed among your competitor market, all you need to do is espouse your Trademark Registration. Neither, you can choose any product or service which is 100% unique in the open market. Because entrepreneurs already chose a vast variety of products to be more focused on.
If you want to be a unique person in the Souk, all you want to do is register your trademark or try something rarely unique. Trademark Registration is the first and foremost preference according to a company. Trademark is the intangible asset of an organization which protects and avoid infringement by similar business.
Guide: How to Register a TM
We can apply the power of a registered Trademark on Brand names, logo, tag line, numbers or a combination itself. By applying such intellectual property rights, you are states that the particular niche of the company has its own rights. You can assure the legal protection from rivals who want to infringe or destroy your identity. Trademark in India is under the control of many authorizations. Those government authorizations include the Office of Patents, Designs, and Trademarks under the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion and based on the Trade Marks Act, 1999.
Important Facts about Trademark registration
The current Trademark registration regime has been taking lots of improvements from the old existed regime. This is mainly to update the intellectual property rights of the TM. Previously, there was 74 application of Trademark and now it is becoming reduced to 4 forms. The changes occurred in the fee structure as well. It is hiked from INR4, 000 to INR10, 000. To encourage the e-filing of TM, the fees also kept to INR 9,000. It was really convenient, easy and the most suitable way for Trademark registration.
Rules under trademark
According to the much updated TM rules, for small businesses, start-ups, and individuals, the fees are further consumed to INR 4,500. Furthermore, the earlier stages of the processing are now extended to the registration stage from examination stages. Likewise, to maintain the registration process, there are email has been made to smoothening the communication with the official authorities, video conferencing has been launched to resolve the issues and any number of adjournments are limited to the No. 2 by the opposition parties. The old rule of Trademark was Trademark Rules, 2017 and now it is replaced by the rule 2020.
WIPO Administers with national and regional lawmakers build the international framework for trademarks.
The TM related treaties administered by WIPO
- Paris Convention
- Madrid Agreement (Marks)
- Nice Agreement
- Madrid Protocol
- Vienna Agreement
- Singapore Treaty
- Trademark Law Treaty
- Nairobi Treaty
The Paris Convention is mainly for the Protection of Industrial Property. Paris convention was adopted in 1883 and is applicable in the western sense like Patents, Trademarks, Industrial Designs, utility models, Service marks, trade names, geographical indications, and so on.
This international agreement helps the creators of the IPR to give some assurance that their works were protected in other countries too.
Madrid Agreement states the specifications of the International Trademark Registration. It is mainly for the International Registration of the marks governed by the Madrid Agreement in 1891, and the Protocol Relating to that agreement in 1989. This agreement enables the international registration in a large number of countries by the effect of designated Contracting Parties.
The Nice Agreement is mainly for the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purpose of Trademark Registration. The trademark offices of each state should declare the official documents for the registration, number of classes of goods and services for which mark is registered belong.
This agreement enables an international classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks. The classification is applicable only for the marks which consist of or contain any figurative elements. The competent offices of the states must indicate official documents like the Trademark registration and renewal documents, number of categories, divisions and sections of classification on the figurative elements of the mark.
The Objectives of the Singapore Treaty is to create a modern and dynamic international framework for the Trademark Registration process. At the time of building the trademark law treaty, the Singapore treaty has a wide scope of application and more developed technologies in the field of communication technologies.
Nairobi Treaty is mainly for the protection of the Olympic Symbol. All parties in association with the obligation to protect the Olympic Symbol have five interlaced rings. It is against the use of advertisements, on goods, as a market, etc. without the permission of the International Olympic Committee.
The last updates regarding the electronic filing of the Trademark applications and all submissions are kept on July 31, 2019. The UPSTO published in the Federal Register regarding these amendments. The corrections on this rule again happened on December 13, 2019, and is effective on December 21, 2019.
We can trademark anything which is really helpful for your Business. Make sure that this registration should stand out your business from the rest.
A trademark application can be filed and registered by any Private firms, Individuals, Companies, LLPs or NGOs. In the case of NGOs, LLPs or Companies, the TM has to be registered under the name of the Business.
Advantages of Trademark Registration
Trademark Registration is not just a type of registration. It has certain advantages. It provides a vast variety of Business Opportunities. Legal Protection, An asset, etc. We can register the TM inside and outside of India. Likewise, foreigners also get registration in India as well.
What We Offer
We help you to conduct a trademark Search by using the trademark director. We also enable a detailed check on the Trademark logo and brand name that you are provided for cross verifications. Registration takes place, once the TM found as unique. Once equally found on the logo and brand name, we provide further options to modify such a crisis and it will not lead the cancellation of your application.
We help you to choose the right classification of your trademark. Right classification is the mandatory element for an application filing. Because if you want to sell any products under a particular brand name the correct classification is needed in a certain sector in the economy. In trademark, there are 45 classes. Each logo and brand name is registering in the right sector.
If you want Trademark Registration in Salem, You can kindly make a call with our customer care executive team. They will revert back to you. We also offer our services over Trichy and Erode. Our Service list includes All types of Company registration, IPR Services.