ट्रेडमार्क पब्लिक सर्च

Last Updated at: Dec 23, 2020
ट्रेडमार्क पब्लिक सर्च
  1. What are the different types of trademark public search ?

  2. Classification of goods and services

  3. How to do a trademark public search

  4. Why is public search necessary ?


A trademark usually includes a particular design , symbol , mark, or expression. It is the goods or services of one company or manufacturer, which plays an important role in differentiating them from others. Having a trademark is beneficial for any business and therefore it is important to take advantage of the trademark. Before claiming trademark anyone should know that the desired ( Desired ) trademark is available or has already taken. A trademark public search is necessary to know the availability of a trademark. In order to do public search, the classification of goods and services , parameters or types of public search and the need to do public search should be analyzed.     

Types of trademark public search

Public search trademarks can be divided into three criteria or categories , which are described below.

  • Wordmark search 

Wordmark search applies to goods and services that are to be identified with Wordmark. It indicates any word or mark that helps identify or differentiate any goods or services. Words include words , letters , numbers or any typographic character. If the name of any goods or products of the company providing the service is word-based , so it belongs to word-based trademarks.

  • Veena Code Search

The Veena Code is an international standard for the classification of decorative elements of a trademark . So an image , illustration graphic labels , pictorial elements aforesaid ( Aforesaid applicable) search Vienna code for figurative elements such as combining objects. The Trademark Office provides a harp code for a trademark applicant with any figurative element. While Vienna Code Search one should enter Vienna code | After which there will be a category of goods or services . In India, the International Classification Standard ( Standard ) Pursuant to the figurative marks ( Pursuance is).     

  • Phonetic search 

Phonetic searches are performed in cases of trademarks with the same pronunciation. Similar-sounding trademarks can cause confusion. Phonetic searches are done for these. Two trademarks may be the same name but different spelling ( Spelling with). Client or target audience ( Targeted Viewer confuse a trademark) other ( Confused can) do , which can lead to damage to the clients target audience and therefore , can cause damage to the company. A phonetic search must be done before applying for a trademark. Doing this will help to avoid confusion.

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Classification of goods and services

Classification of goods or services is required for trademark search. NICE by , an international classification standard for the trademark   45 trademark categories in total , 45 of 34 represent categories of goods ( Representation does) and another 11 for the categories services.

The goods are classified in the following way –

  • Finished Goods: Finished goods are classified based on their purpose or function.
  • Multi purpose finished goods: It is classified on the basis of its function or the materials used in the production of goods.
  • Raw materials: they are classified on the basis of the material , consisting of those.
  • Multiple Materials: In the case of multiple materials , the classification is based on the preceding material.
  • Goods that form part of another product: Goods are classified in the same category as products.

The service is classified based on the activities involved in the service. In addition, rental services are classified in the same category as services provided using rented goods. Services that provide information , advice or counseling fall into the same category as matters related to information , advice or consultation.     

How to do a trademark public search 

Trademark public search is done in two ways. The first method for trademark search , that is , the initial search can be performed using public search (public search) online records on the Indian trademark database. Or you can search  our website by clicking here

Why is public search needed ?

You can find the following lungs by searching trademark 

  • avoid confusion

The first is similar to the trademark target audience of a company ( Target Audience can cause problems between). This confusion can affect the business as well as the prestige of the company ( Prestige ). Before applying for trademark registration , a public search will reduce the likelihood of confusion. 

  • Avoid legal problems

Using the same trademark as another company can cause legal problems. Any company can make legal allegations against a company that works with the same trademark. Trademark owner ( Owner without permission) , to use a registered trademark is illegal.

  • Select the best trademark

It is important for any company or business to obtain a good trademark as it helps establish the face and brand value of the company or business . The public search that is done before applying for a trademark registration will help to take advantage of the best suited trademark.

Public search online records are used. This is a method of searching for pre-registered trademarks. Any trademark that has already been registered by another company or business can avoid using the same trademark.  Public Search is a unique ( Unique ) specific ( Specific ) able to find trademark ( Capable is). However one may wonder if only the initial trademark search is sufficient before applying for trademark registration. Initial search only shows potential conflict or legal battle.   

A full-fledged search is done with the help of a professional agency that fulfills all possibilities of any conflict with any other trademark owner. Trademarks in India are classified into two symbols , namely   “TM” and ” R” . “TM” a provisional ( Provisional does) act as trademark use unregistered ( Unregistered used by) trademark. On the other hand   ” R” signifies a registered trademark that is used by the registered owner.     

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