Renewal

Maintaining a Trademark in Sri Lanka

A trademark once registered in Sri Lanka, is valid for a period of 10 years from the date of filing of the application or from the date of last renewal, as the case maybe. A trademark can be renewed in Sri Lanka by filing the request on Form M05 and paying the renewal fee. The request to renew the…


Design Renewal in India

At the outset, Section 11(1) of the Designs Act, 2000, grants copyright protection to a design for a period of ten years from the date of registration. However, if priority is claimed then the registration period is calculated as being ten years from the priority date. Further, as per Section 11(2)…


No Removal of Registered Mark for Non-Renewal Without Notice; Delhi HC Rules... Yet Again

Petitioner: Vijay Kumar Salwai (M/s Modern Namkeen Bandar) Respondents: Union of India Trademark: Modern Namkeen Bandar (device) Court: High Court of Delhi Coram: Justice JR Midha Facts: The Petitioner’s mark was removed from the Register, without notice having been sent to him under Section 25(3)…