An application for design should be filed as soon as it could be, prototype of any article is not required to file the design application even scratched design can be filed. Filing of design should be done before making it available to the public, as only novel designs are capable of being registered.
If Design is not filed there is no claim on the design and can’t protect the right arising from the work. The success of a product often depends not only on its brand but also its design. The design of a product will include the technological features in the product, as well as the features of shape, configuration and pattern of or applied to the product. Features of shape, configuration and pattern of or applied to a product may be registered as designs.
Our team of expert is ready to help you in getting your Design filed. You just need to provide the required documents and details, rest leave on us. Our team will prepare the required documents, forms and application on basis of documents and details provided. Our experts are available to do all what it takes to file a design.
- Drafting of Documents
- Drafting of Application
- Filing of Application
- Status update on application
- KYC of the applicant
- Nature of design
- Multi-angular photographs of design
- Novelty details of design
*Charges may vary from work to work and Status of applicant.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is meant by Design?
What is the object of registration of Designs?
Can stamps. Labels, tokens, cards be considered an article for the purpose of registration of Design?
When does the Applicant for Registration of Design get the registration certificate?
Is the Certificate so received can be used under legal proceedings?
What is the effect of registration of design?
What is the duration of the registration of a design? Can it be extended?
Is it possible to re-register a design in respect of which Copyright has expired?
How one can ascertain whether registration subsists in respect of any design?
Is there any penalty for the piracy of a registered Design?
Can the Registration of a Design be cancelled?
- That the design has been previously registered in India or
- That it has been published in India or elsewhere prior to date of registration or
- The design is not new or original or
- Design is not registrable or
- It is not a design under Clause (d) of Section 2.