A trademark is a visual symbol, used by a business to distinguish it goods or services from other similar goods or services originating from a different business. A registered trademark is an intangible asset or intellectual property for a business and is used to protect the company's investment in the brand or symbol and helps establish ownership and protect brand of an entity. Also, trademarks are not registrable if it is offensive, generic, deceptive, not distinctive, contains specially protected emblems, etc.

Trademarks in India are 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 with a right to sue for damages when infringements of trademarks occur. Once a trademark is registered, R symbol can be used and the registration will be valid for 10 years. Registered trademarks nearing expiry can be easily renewed by filing a trademark renewal application for a period of another 10 years.

The undersigned requests you to kindly apply for the registration under the Trade Marks Act as per the details enclosed below:


  Proprietor    Partnership    Pvt. Ltd.    Society    Trust
  Manufacturer    Trader    Service Provider

  Director    Proprietor    Partner    If other,specify
  Word Mark    Logo