The Trademark registry has the authority to accept the application or reject after scanning the submitted Application. The disapproval of trademark registration is the Trademark Objection.
Reasons for TM Objection
Relative Ground of Trademark Objection in India
- When characters in the Trademark have similar characters.
- A good logo design should be creatively made with the elements like right colour Combination, sketch lines, words, texts or extraordinary design.
- Trademarks which may serve in trade to label the kind, quality, values or other characteristics of the goods and services in question.
- Characters present in the trademark are protected by laws.
The Trademark Registered will be not registered on some grounds or some reasonable reasons if it creates problems or confusion in the public. If the concerned registrar rejects the application of the Trademark, the reply for the objection should be filed within one month from the date of rejection. If it is not done in the stipulated time period, application shall be withdrawn. When it comes to the reply of the objection for the Trademark Registration One should put forward the valid reasons, facts and evidences which is to support the approval to the trademark.
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- Authorization Documents
- Emination Report of Trademark
- ID Proof
- Address Proof
How the Processing is done?
First Step: Getting Information
Second Step: Discussion with Trademark User
Third Step: Drafting of Reply
4 to 5 Days
Fourth Step: Filing of Reply
6 to 7 Days
QusIs it necessary to file a response to the Trademark Objection?
AnsYes, it is very important to file a proper reply to trademark objection report within 30 days of issue of the report. If it is not done on time, the trademark registry will reject the trademark application.
QusWhat happens after the submission of the reply?
AnsAfter the submission of the reply, the status will reflect as rejected and only after the registry checks the reply, it gives the final verdict of rejection or accepting of the reply. This whole process would take six months to year.
QusWhat documents are needed to file an objection?
AnsTrademark Application Number
Copy of TM-1
ID & Address Proof of the Applicant
Power of Attorney
Affidavit & Declaration for the amount of advertisement expenses on the Trade Mark