India

 
Lysaght offers a complete IP service in this country, assisting clients in the filing, registration, recordal and renewal of their IP rights. For further information and our prices, please e-mail us with your specific enquiry.
TRADE MARK INFORMATION  
Classification International, Nice 10th Edition
Multi-class
Goods and services can be registered
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Renewal 10 years from the filing date, and every 10 years thereafter
There is a 6 month grace period
Use provisions Non-use of a trade mark for a period of 5 years from registration renders it vulnerable to an action for cancellation by third parties
PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent

PCT national phase;

Substantive, with or without priority claims

Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration 20 years from the filing date
Annuities Renewal fees are payable annually, starting on the 2nd anniversary of the filing date.  A 6-month grace period is available for the late payment of annuities
DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration 15 years from the effective date of registration, which is considered to be the earliest priority date or, if no priority is claimed, the local filing date  
Renewal A registered design is subject to the payment of a single renewal fee after 10 years from the effective date of registration