In India, trademarks are governed by Trade Marks Act, 1999.
Trademark is basically related to “logo” or “brand”.
A Trademark is a coined word or its combination which should be distinct and non-deceptive.
A trademark distinguishes the goods or services of one enterprise from those of other enterprises.
Trademark is indicated with following representations
|Trademark is filed or under use without registration||
Trademark is registered
Types of Trademark
- Word Marks
- Device Marks
- Service Marks
- Collective Marks
- Certification Marks
- Colour Marks
- Sound Marks
- Shape Marks
- Smell Marks
We will discuss types of Trademarks in next post.