Penalty for Applying False Trademark – Trademark Registration in Cochin

Penalty for Applying False Trademark – Trademark Registration in Cochin This Article provides penalty for applying false trademark, trade description, etc. This Article corresponds to section 78 of the existing Act but removes the distinction between offences in relation to “drugs” or “food” on the one hand and other categories of goods on the other and seeks to enhance the punishment uniformly irrespective of the nature of the goods. As in many cases, a trademark label is registered separately as…

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Trademark Renewal Procedures – Trademark Registration in Cochin

We are going to see the trademark renewal and its procedures with a clear-cut explanation.Keep your eye on this article to know some useful things if you have already registered a trademark or newly going to register the mark. India is growing leaps and bounds as a destination for commerce, with that, the demand for trademark registration is also growing. Trademarks also have to be renewed for every 10 years. We are going to see an even bigger jump in…

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Rights conferred by registration of a geographical indication

Rights Conferred by registration This section sets out the rights conferred by registration of a geographical indication. Once registered, a geographical indication shall, if valid give both to the registered proprietor and all authorized users whose names have been entered in Part a and Part B of the register, the right to obtain relief in respect of infringement of the Geographical Indication in the manner provided in the Act. However, the authorized users alone will have the exclusive right to…

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Common trademark issues that a business needs to know

Common trademark issues- what your business wants to know? Branding a business through a trademark is one of the common business techniques with a proven effectiveness. Every business or company in India has its trademark serving as the differentiating factor between the brands. This is the identity of our brand and encompasses all the aspects of your business. This is a strategy which ensures the brand’s protection. It is very important to take certain trademark issues into consideration before finalizing…

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Evidence and witness in trademark -Trademark registration in Cochin

Evidence and witness in a trademark are what we are going to be discuss in this article. I hope all you know what is trademark and its characteristics through the previous articles. From this Article you get a clear idea about evidence and witness in trademark registration process and the corresponding sections of the Trademarks Act, 1999. Types of witnesses: The customer who is a witness must be one who holds the plaintiff’s goods by reason of their distinguishing characteristics.…

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Withdraw the application of Geographical Indications before Registration

Withdraw the application of Geographical Indications before Registration Subject to the provisions of section 12 which empower the Registrar to withdraw acceptance of an application before the registration of the GI when an application for registration has been accepted and the same has not been opposed within the prescribed time or the application was opposed but the opposition was dismissed by the Registrar, the Registrar is bound to register the GI, unless the Central Government otherwise directs and subject of…

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Position of Trademark Agent in India – Trademark Registration in Cochin

Comparative Reference This Section corresponds to Section 122 of the Trade and Merchandise Marks Act, 1958 which specifies the position of the Trademark Agent. Definition of Trademark Agent The process of getting your trademark registered is now available online as well as the physical form. This process initially comes across to be fairly simple, something that a common man can felt difficult while receiving objections from the Trademarks Registry and Opposition from the opponent. For clear this above kind of…

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Trademark search and Procedure – Trademark Registration in Cochin

Introduction to Trademark Registration process in India Trademark Registration is an important thing while you are doing your business. It provides uniqueness of your own trade name and protect from others using it. Trademark registration gives you a exclusive right on your own trade name. We are the leading corporate service provider and will provide you a free trademark search. With the transfer of some of the provisions contained in existing section 11 of the trade and Merchandise Marks Act,…

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Permanent Injunction of Trademark with Some Real Time Examples

Permanent Injunction of trademark- some real time examples An injunction is a legal action which is carried by a court. In simple terms, an injunction means that one of the parties to a certain action must either do something or abstain from doing something. Once the court provides its decision, the both parties must obey by the trademark Act ruling. If the party fails to stick to the injunction, there can be stiff fiscal penalties and even imprisonment in certain situations. Permanent injunction…

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Collective Marks of Trademark Registration Process in India

Collective marks: – Trademark Registration in Coimbatore The provisions contained in section 61 to 68, which deals with registration of collective marks, are new. These were not present in the first trademarks act, 1940 or the recently repealed and merchandise marks act, 1958. Article 7b is of the Paris Convention for protection of industrial property deals with collective marks. It is obligatory on a member country to accept for filing and to protect, in accordance with the national law collective…

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