Business name, logo is a very valuable intellectual property of the business. A business is known by its name and logo. That is why Trademark registration is very crucial and required to avoid infringement of the logo or the name. A business can claim penalty if it finds any copy of it’s logo or name used for business purpose. TM registration in Mumbai is regulated by the Controller of General Patents, Designs and Trademark.
Documents required for TM Registration in Mumbai
- Business Registration Certificate
- Id proof of directors of company
- Address proof of directors of Company
- Image of Brand Logo
Procedure for TM Registration in Mumbai
- Search for a brand name
- Submit duly filled Trademark Application
- Attach required documents
- Submit brand name registration application
- Inspection of brand and TM registration application
- Publication of name and brand on the Indian trademark journal
- If not objection filed by anyone within 3 months, TM registration certificate is issued
- Although complete brand name registration takes more time, you are eligible to use ® symbol next to brand name
Before applying for online TM registration in Mumbai, applicant must research the brand name and logo design to avoid any objection and delay in trademark registration process.