Patent

Frequently Asked Questions
What is a patent?
What is the use of a patent?
What can be patented in India?
What is meant by inventive step?
What is meant by industrial applicability?
What inventions cannot be patented?
How to file a patent application?
What are the types of patent applications?
What is patent of addition?
What is a divisional application?
What is the fee schedule for filing a patent?
What is a patent search?
What is a prior art?
Why is a prior art search necessary?
What are the documents required for filing a aatent application?
What is a Patent Specification?
What is a provisional specification?
What is a complete specification?
What is the distinction between a provisional and a complete specification?
What is a priority date?
Why is a priority date important?
Is a patent universal?
How can global protection be sought for a patent?
What is PCT?
How is an application processed under the PCT?
What is the national phase of a PCT Application?
How to file a National Phase PCT in India?
What is a Convention Application?
Can a patent be transferred?
What is the term of a patent?
After registration is there a procedure to maintain a patent?
What is patent infringement?
What are the exclusive rights conferred on the patentee?
What is the remedy for patent infringement?

Trademark

Frequently Asked Questions
What does trademark indicate?
What does trademark indicate?
What is the importance of a trademark?
What does a trademark guarantees?
How is trademark associated with the business?
How a does a trademark protects a business?
How to select a trademark?
How to select a trademark from business point of view?
Who can file an application for registration of trademark?
Who can file an application for registration of trademark?
How can I apply for registration of a trademark in India?
What is the duration for registering a trademark in India?
Can I register a trademark before starting a business?
What is the first step for applying a trademark in India?
How can I conduct a trademark search in India?
How can I check the class details of goods and services under Indian Trademark Law?
What if my goods and services falls under more than one class under the class details for the registration of trademark?
What will happen if I don't register my brandname but using the same for my business?
What is a registered trademark?
What is the difference between registered and unregistered trademark?
Where can I check the status of trademark application after filing a trademark?
What if there is any objection from the Registrar of Trademark in the process of registration of a trademark?
What if I do not file any response for the objection raised by the Registrar of Trade Mark in the process of registration of a trademark?
What will happen in case someone opposes for the use of my trademark?
What is process of renewal of a registered trademark?
What will happen if I do not renew my trademark?