FAQs on Trademark Registration in India – Part IV

This is the fourth post in a series of posts relating to frequently asked questions. The first, second and third posts are available here, here and here. My registered trademark is becoming generic, what can I do to protect it?… Continue Reading

FAQs on Trademark Registration in India – Part III

This is the third post in a series of posts relating to frequently asked questions. The first and second posts are available here and here. In what all classes can an Online Education Startup register its trademark? What is the… Continue Reading

FAQs on Trademark Registration in India – Part I

This post is the first post in a series of new posts relating to Frequently Asked Questions. Can someone register word GANDHI as a trademark in various classes, after obtaining consent from legal heirs of Mahatama Gandhi? No, he cannot… Continue Reading

Indian Patent Procedure 3 -‘Client2Attorney’

This post continues from Indian Patent Procedure 2. Dear Mr X, We write in furtherance of our previous letter, apprising you of the examination process in the Indian patent procedure. Another crucial stage to note is the stage of opposition.… Continue Reading

Indian Patent Procedure 2 – ‘Client2Attorney’

This is post is in continuation of Indian Patent Procedure. Dear Mr X, We write in furtherance of our letter dated December 13, 2017, apprising you of the filing process vis-a-vis the Indian patent procedure. In this mail, we will… Continue Reading

Indian Patent Procedure – ‘Client2Attorney’

Client’s mail Dear Mr L & P, I am the inventor of ABC invention, I wish to file for a patent in India, and maybe overseas also. Can you elaborate upon the entire Indian patent procedure? Regards, Mr X Attorney’s… Continue Reading

Its all about Trademarks!

Trademarks Act, 1999 alongwith its Allied Rules regulate the registration of Trademarks in India. They together enumerate conditions and procedure fore registration ; infringement of trademarks; various kinds of trademarks; offences and penalties etc. Trademark Rules , 2017 have been… Continue Reading

Patent Infringement Analysis [with example] -Part-I

In simple terms, patent infringement occurs whenever a person exercises the exclusive rights of a patent holder without his/her authorization, within the country of patent grant and during the term of the patent. Upon analysis, a patent will be considered… Continue Reading

Intellectual Propery & Rights: Things to Remember!

  Copyright is a bundle of rights, but what rights does it exactly bestow on you? What exactly do you mean by economic and moral rights? How do you define what are economic and moral rights? Similarly, what right does… Continue Reading