10 Dec 2018

Introduction The well-settled doctrine of the trademarks law enumerates that the right of prior user of a mark prevails over the subsequent user in relation to same or similar goods or services, even though the subsequent user is the registered proprietor of the trademark. One can establish the ownership of a mark by using it in the course of trade and by substantiating prior use of t...

13 Nov 2018

Introduction   A trade mark is a mark capable of distinguishing the goods or services of one person from those of the other and includes a word, device, label, logo, shape of a product, packaging of a product, combination of colours, sound, slogan, signature, symbols etc. A trademark registration remains valid up to 10 years from the date of filing of application and may be renewed at ...