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What can be trademarked?

I need some clarity on trademarks as I want to register for my company. What is capable of being trademarked? Can it be only logos or can it be done for words also?

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Asked at November 16, 2021
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last answered 2 months ago
Patent on an improvement of existing product

Is it compulsory that only inventions can be patented? What if I want to patent an improvement or innovation that I did on an already existing product?

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Asked at November 15, 2021
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last answered 2 months ago
Intellectual property rights

I need some clarity on intellectual property protection rights. May I know when I should apply for patents, trademarks and copyrights? How are they different from each other?

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Asked at October 27, 2021
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last answered 3 months ago
Copyright infringement on book

I had written a novel in English which did not do particularly well business wise. Now, the book has been translated without my permission in Hindi and it has turned out to become successful. Should I file a case for copyright infringement?

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Asked at October 25, 2021
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last answered 3 months ago
Trademark

I've been taking suggestions to come up with a trademark name for my company's product. I would like to know how similar the name I come up with can be to a famous company. For example, if I name something as 'Kadbury' or 'Adidaz', would it be valid?

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Asked at October 22, 2021
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last answered 3 months ago
Can registration of copyright be assigned?

I have just come up with a literary work and I need to file a copyright for the same. Is it compulsory that I do it myself or can I assign the work to anybody? Will my participation in the process be mandatorily required?

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Asked at October 21, 2021
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last answered 3 months ago
Patent and Anti competition law

According to competition law, refusal to deal with parties or entering into anti-competitive exclusive agreements are prohibited. But if one gets a patent for his product, can such agreements be entered into? What is the interplay between competition law and patent law in this regard?

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Asked at October 13, 2021
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last answered 3 months ago
Patent Registration

I want to get a new product that I've invented patented. May I know how to check if the product is novel or if it's a non-obvious invention? I'm aware of the requirements for obtaining a patent but how do I know these conditions are fulfilled by my invention?

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Asked at October 08, 2021
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last answered 3 months ago
Copyright and Patent

What is the difference between a copyright and a patent? When should I apply for each form of protection?

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Asked at September 24, 2021
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last answered 4 months ago
GI Tag and Trademark

May I know the difference between a GI tag and a trademark? Also, who can apply to register for the GI tag?

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Asked at September 22, 2021
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last answered 4 months ago
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