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Understanding the Scrutiny Report or Discrepancy Notice issued by the Trademark Office in India

Scrutiny Report or Discrepancy Notice If the Trademark Office finds that any documents/forms submitted with respect to a trademark application require additional clarification and substantiation by document submission or the appropriate documents have not been filed, a notice is issued detailing…


faq's on use of trademark in india

FAQ's about USE of a trademark in India

Concept of USE of a trademark in India - Frequently Asked Questions The “USE” of a trademark in India plays a very important role in obtaining the registration of a trademark in India, prevail in opposition proceedings and to effectively enforce the rights of the trademark in India. In this post,…


Trading Trademarks – Assignments, Mergers, and Transmissions

Assignments, Mergers, and Transmissions of trademarks Trademarks, like all intellectual property, are an integral part of a modern business’ assets. It is not uncommon nowadays for the value of a business’ IP to far exceed its physical assets. Like any asset, trademarks can also be bought, sold,…