Trademark registration process in India

Trademark registration process in India

Have you ever wondered why Apple is such a strong brand across the globe? The answer is Trademark. Trademark is an intangible rights that gives a company or brand a distinct identity. It is a significant tool to protect business innovation. Trademarks have a huge...
Trademark for Artists

Trademark for Artists

Copyright law always comes to mind when it comes to protecting artwork in the form of music, painting, theatre, and so on. When it comes to artwork, people have a habit of undermining trademark laws. Rather, trademark law has its significance. Copyright laws protect...
Trademarks grounds for refusal

Trademarks grounds for refusal

The Trade Marks Act, 1999 defines a “trademark” under Section 2(1)(zb). A trademark means “a mark capable of being represented graphically and which is capable of distinguishing the goods and services of one person from those of others and may include the shape of...
Trademark Vs. Domain Name

Trademark Vs. Domain Name

“Domains have and will continue to go up in value faster than any other commodity ever known to man”, Bill gates.Domain names have evolved into corporate identities and brand assets. Trademark and domain names seem similar, this article focuses on...
Difference between TM (™️) and R (®)

Difference between TM (™️) and R (®)

People usually get confused between TM (™️) and R (®). The TM (™️) symbol is used when a trademark is in the process of getting registered but not grated yet. The R (®) symbol is used only after a trademark is granted. Due to these symbols on brand name or logo,...