Trademark is an important asset of any company. Any business is known by its name and protecting the name is equal to protecting the business.
Nobody will dare to copy your brand name once it is a registered trademark
Many brands in the world value their trademark more than their any other physical assets. Brand value is derived only when the company has absolute right over the brand name through trademark protection
Trademark can be rented and royalty can be earned under licensing agreement. Franchising model solely depends upon trademark licensing and transfer.
Customers give more preference to registered brands with TM tag
Trademark is a logo, brand name, product name, website name, word or punch line by which customers recognize or differentiate the products or services of one company from another.
Any Individual Person, Company, Trust, NGO, even Govt. agency can apply for Trademark.
Business name, product name, website domain name, brand name, logo or slogan can be trademarked.
Trademark search is done to check if the name to be registered is already taken by others or is closely similar to existing trademarks in trademark database. Proper trademark search is important in trademark registration process.
Trademark consultant is a lawyer or attorney specialised in Trademark laws. They are also known as Trademark Agents.
Trademark Lawyer is an expert in trademark laws and trademark name registration process. Trademark attorney and lawyer is one and the same.
By filing a trademark application with Indian Trademark Registry, you can protect your trademark. Startupwala makes it easy for anyone to file for Trademark application. For more details, please fill the above details and Get Started Now.
Government Fees for each trademark application is Rs. 4000, Startupwala trademark consultant fees is Rs. 1499.
Firstly detailed trademark check is conducted, after that one page authority letter is signed by the owner, then the Consultant files the application with the trademark registry.
You can use (TM) mark as soon as the Trademark application is filed and you receive acknowledgement receipt. (R) mark can be used once trademark is registered.
Startupwala's online Trademark application process is very simple and economical. Our Clients regularly tell us that they thought trademark registration would have been very complex and costly affair but after experiencing Startupwala's service they felt that they should have done this much before. See what our clients want to say about us. TESTIMONIALS
Knowing the correct class of trademark under which your brand name to be registered is the key element in successful trademark registration.
In all, there are 45 classes in Trademark, in simple terms these are 45 different business segments. These classes are broadly divided into 3 categories.
Manufacturing: Class 1 to 34
Trading: Class 35
Services: Class 35 to 45
Identifying under which exact class your business/product/service falls is important.
Wrong classification may lead to wrong trademark application and waste of time, money and losing of your brand name to your competitors.
Trademark, the word is a combination of TRADE and MARK, means a mark which is used in trade, commerce or business. If you close down your business, in legal sense, if you do not carry on any business under your trademark then it will cease to exist. However in practical sense the trademark registry will continue to show your trademark alive unless it is withdrawn by you or it expires after 10 years of registration, due to non-renewal.
Every 10 years the trademark to be renewed, so that you can use your trademark for indefinite time.
Yes, As we know that trademark is an intellectual property of the owner, as other property can be sold for a price, the same way a trademark can be sold for a price.