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How to search the availability of your proposed Trademark

Searching for already existing Trademarks or the availability of a new Trademark is the first step that you need to do for your business. It is extremely necessary to do a market research for the availability of your proposed mark. This information is available on the official website for IP in India which is :…
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Intellectual Property, Innovation and India

Intellectual Property has been on a growth through the years. Your intangible assets are given equal, if not more importance to that of your tangible assets. Intellectual Property protection has now been involved in the business planning process of a lot of companies and start-ups. The relationship of IP protection with that of India has…
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Trademarks- Procedure and filing process (II)

Procedure When it comes to the whole procedure of trademark registration, it is a rather complex process which requires continued effort and time. Each step is essential and has to be followed by the applicant. There are certain specific steps that have to be taken for the same- Prior Research – Primarily, the basic idea…
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All things you wanted to know about Copyrights- Part II

The things Copyright Law does not protect Ideas – Copyright law protects the expression of an idea in a fixation or creation, it does not protect the idea itself or even the method, process or procedure. Facts – Copyright law does not protect facts, be it scientific, historic, biographic. Only the manner in which the…
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Trademarks – Everything you need to know (I)

What is a trademark? It is a visual symbol which may be in a different form like numerals, device, label, name or combination of colours. This symbol is used by an organisation on any article, goods or services of commerce to differentiate it from the existing similar goods and services. The legal requirements to register…
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Trademarks Vs. Copyrights

Intellectual Property Protection Intellectual Property includes all kinds of works, processes, designs, logos, symbols etc. These are the intangible assets that are created and owned by a company. Regardless of the type of domain your company works in, it is likely that it regularly uses and creates some form of IP. To claim ownership and…
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