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How much does it cost?
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How long does it take?
Submission of Design
Frequently Asked Questions
What is design?
A design can be a shape, pattern, ornament, configuration, a composition of colours & lines applied to an article. It can either be 2-Dimensional or 3-dimensional or both forms.
Why it is important to register the design?
- To give protection to the new and original design created
- To reward the creator of the design
- To serve as a prima facie evidence in court in case of infringement
- To sell/ transfer the design with ease
What is the validity of a design registration?
The validity of the design registration is initially for ten years after which it needs to be renewed. In order to retain the rights the design is to be renewed which extends the period for further five years.
What points should be kept in mind while making a design?
- Design must be new and original
- Design should not have obscene, controversial or offending content
- Design should not be published before registration
- Design must not be similar to an existing design