Trademark

By applying for Trademark Protection, it protects Names, logos, Designs, slogan or characteris, that helps associate with and identify the product. It helps to create a unique Brand name which differentiates it with the brand name of others.For continuing and enjoying the exclusive rights over the Brand name one has to file their mark.

And for enforcement of the mark or logo, Law firm looks after that. And firm also provides comprehensive services which include-

Brand development - The selection and launch of a brand in Indian market is quite difficult if it is not unique. A careful legal search is essential. Therefore our firm does the best search services to our client that uncover the risks beyond a simple trademark search. We give our advice to clients throughout the journey of the Brand.

Protection - We recognize that by filing for Trademark Registration One's rights and Brand is protected. By this process Trademark owners themselves have to take a strategic view to ensure holistic protection in a dynamic market. We have a successful record of protecting leading brands in India and Indian brands in the global market.

Enforcement - Legal expertise is needed in order to successfully enforce the rights in an Indian market. We give a tool to address a broad spectrum of issues including counterfeiting, parallel imports, trade dress claims, disparagement etc.

Commercialization - Brands represent a significant proportion of value of intangible assets of leading organizations. We help to unlock the value of a brand by way of franchising, licensing, mortgage etc. India is a signatory to Madrid Protocol which enables the rights holder to protect their Trademarks in multiple countries through a single Application.

And the firm following things comes under the purview of IP laws:

  • Identification, registration and Protection of Trademark, Copyright, Designs and Patents in India and abroad.
  • Management of Global IP portfolio and intellectual property due diligence.
To protect our client’s intellectual assets, we provide a variety of services included but not limited to:

  1. Conducting Trademark, design and Patent availability searches in India and abroad.
  2. Filing and contesting trademark, Copyright, Design Application in India and Abroad.
  3. We manage IP opposition matters for clients and assist our client over opposition matters all over the proceedings.
  4. Initiating and defending our clients against litigative actions of infringement and passing off.
  5. Drafting of License, Assignment and IP Agreements and other types of Agreements.
  6. Providing general legal opinion on Intellectual property Matters.

Trademark

A Trademark is a sign that is able to distinguish one enterprise’s goods from those of other enterprises. It is granted for a period of 10 years and can be renewed for every 10 years. Over time Trademark becomes synonymous with a company name, so that you don’t even need to see the name to recognize a particular business.Once a Trademark is granted to the owner then he can claim over it if he finds some third person using his (same) name by suing him in court or can also claim compensation from him.

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Copyright

Copyright is a legal term that is used to describe the rights that creators have over their literary and artistic work. It is to be noted that Copyright is granted to only those persons who have originally adopted or created it.Works that are covered under Copyright ranges from books, music, paintings, sculptures and films, computer programs, database, websites, advertisements, amps and technical drawings, Sound Recording and musical compositions, video games and computer softwares, dramatic works such as plays and musicals, cinematographic work, literary work, musical or dramatic work.

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Industrial Design

An Industrial Designs constitutes the decorative or aesthetic aspect of a piece of writing . A Design may contains three dimensional features, like shape or surface of a piece of writing , or of two dimensional features like patterns, lines or colours.But Industrial Designs are different from patents as in Patients only new inventions or novel inventions can be registered but it is not mandatory in the case of Industrial Designs. In Industrial Design only new shape of the product is necessary.

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Geographical Indications

Geographical Indications and appellation of origin are signs used on goods, that have a specific geographical origin and possess qualities, a reputation or characteristics that are essentially attributable to that place of origin. Most commonly, Geographical Indication includes the name of the place of origin of goods.For eg. Oranges are famous in Nagpur, Shikanji is famous in Modi Nagar.

Trade Secrets

Trade secrets are confidential information which may be sold or licensed. The unauthorized acquisition use or disclosure of such secret information during a manner contrary to honest commercial practices by others is considered an unfair practice and a violation of secret protection. However, it is not practiced strictly in India.