Design Right Registration In Chennai
A Design refer to creative activity which result in the ornamental or formal appearance of a product and design right refers to a novel or original design that is accorded to the proprietor of a validly registered design. Industrial designs are an element of intellectual property. The essential purpose of design law it to promote and protect the design element of industrial production. It is also intended to promote innovative activity in the field of industries. The existing legislation on industrial designs in India is contained in the New Designs Act, 2000 and this Act will serve its purpose well in the rapid changes in technology and international developments.
BENEFITS OF DESIGN RIGHT
The registration of a design confers upon the registered proprietor the exclusive right to apply a design to the article in the class in which the design has been registered.
A registered proprietor of the design is entitled to a better protection of his intellectual property who can sue for infringement, if his right is infringed by any person.
Registered proprietor can license or sell his design as legal property for a consideration or royalty.
STEPS TO REGISTER
Initial level discussion between the Entrepreneur and FirstMan team.
Ascertaining documents required and availability.
Preparation and signing of documents.
Find out the registration existence before proceed for registration.
The availability is successful, sending the power of attorney document to the client.
Received design documents from the client to be applied along with necessary forms.
Intimate the acceptance and notification of the application to the client.