In our previous post, we have explained the meaning and the need for registration of a Design in India, let us take a look at the process involved in Design registration. The Application for
Industrial Design Registration in India What is Design? According to the Designs Act, 2000 an Industrial Design is defined as “the features of shape, configuration, pattern or ornament or composition of lines or color
Presently, getting your patent granted can take anywhere between 5 to 7 years in India. In the National IPR Policy recently released, the Government aims at reducing this time taken to get a patent
Drafting a patent specification is an art. It requires both legal and technical expertise. In addition, it may have a lot of bearing on the future enforcement of the patent itself. In general, patent
Must all innovation/inventions be patented? – Defensive Publication Patents have always been the means of protecting your inventions against unwarranted use. Patenting your invention prevents a person from using your invention without your permission.
The Scheme for Facilitating Start-ups Intellectual Property Protection (SIPP) endows start-ups with a lot of benefits. To begin with, the SIPP has recognized facilitators who are to assist start-ups in gaining intellectual property protection.
The Indian Patent Office has introduced E-filing of patent services way back in 2007 in order to ease the process of filing. Manual filing required submission of hard copies of all the required documents
Globalization has introduced the world to international trading. Thanks to the rapid development of technology, goods that are manufactured in one country can be made available throughout the world. However, international marketing of a