Design

The Design is important intellectual property right of the business entities, engineers and scientist. Bottle design, Container Design, Machine Design, Product Design, Design Stand etc. are protected under design law .

In India, Designs are protected under Design Act, 2000. The shape and size of the products are protected under design law.

Design Registration enables the owner  to file a suit under Civil Procedure Code and also complaint under criminal procedure code against the person for the design infringement.

Required Documents:-

  • Form 1
  • Form of Power of Attorney
  • Photos of the Product with different angles

Process:-
Design application filing – Receipt – Formalities Check Pass – Examination – Objections if any – Compliance – Re-examinations – Accepted/Rejected – if Accepted Published – Certificate if not opposed

Duration:-
Design filing- 4-5 working days
Design registration-Max 2 Years

After receiving registration certificate one can use ® symbol on the Design.