Trademark Registration is a brand or logo which represents your business. A visual symbol like a word signature, name, device, label, numerals or combination of colors used by owner of the trademark for goods or services or other articles of commerce to distinguish it from other similar goods or services originating from different businesses. A trademark can be a word, symbol, logo, brand name, wrapper, packaging labels, tagline or a combination of these and are used by manufacturers or service providers to identify their own products and/or services. It is used to distinguish the owners’ products or services from its competitors like Parle and britannia are two trademarks from same industry (cookies) which distinctly identifies source or origin of the goods as well as an indication of quality.
Trademark Registration in India is registered by the Controller General of Patents Designs and Trademarks, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. Trademarks are registered under the Trademark Act, 1999 and provide the trademark owner the right to sue for damages when infringements of trademarks occur.A name (including personal or surname of the applicant or predecessor in business or the signature of the person) A coined word or an invented word or any arbitrary dictionary word or words, not being directly descriptive of the character or quality of the goods / service Alphanumeric or Letters or numerals or any combination thereof. Image, symbol, monograms, 3 dimensional shapes, letters etc. Sound marks in audio format.