Sugar and spice and everything NICE

A trademark that has been registered is valid for the goods or services that it has been applied for.If I file a trademark WONKZOO for legal services, aside from the fact that I…


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The Story Mark

Infopreneurship is the new buzz word and means creating original content information products then monetizing it in entrepreneurial ways. These infopreneurs, or entrepreneurs who…


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Delhi High Court holds that a Trademark cannot be removed for non renewal without giving notice to the proprietor

The respondent, Malhotra Book Depot was a partnership firm which registered the mark MBD on November 23, 1970. The registration was subsequently renewed once in 1977. Over the…


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Vulgar Trademarks ; Suit up – It’s time for free love.

Going through over thousand trademarks published each week in the Indian Trade Marks Journal is a rather cumbersome task, but the marks that you come across in there sometimes are…


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My Christmas Present from the Indian Trademark Office – Part 2

In my previous post I put up information about the examination process that I received from the Trademark Office in response to an application under the Right to Information Act.…


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My Christmas Present from the Indian Trademark Office

Two Thousand and Thirteen- Now that the New Year’s revelry has settled and the holiday spirit has diminished, I find myself getting back to the grind of following up on the…


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Effectiveness of RTI for your trademark applications

There are several resources online that will tell you how to register your trademark in India, with a neatly drawn flow chart for clarity and some websites that promise trademark…


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