Design Prosecution
The visual appearance, the look and feel of a product, is unique, has a high brand recall value and worth protecting. The firm's designs department has assisted a large number of companies in obtaining design protection locally and overseas. The department handles design applications for some of the world's largest companies in the FMCG, liquor, telecommunication, electronics and engineering, homewares and packaging industries.

The Firm's design practice is adept in providing end to end solutions for design registrations and enforcement.

Our services include:
  1. Rendering Opinions and Advisory on registrability of Designs keeping in mind local laws and best practices.
  2. Pro-active filing approach designed to minimise formal objections.
  3. Advising and filing on Assignments and licenses of Design rights for deriving maximum value from IP assets
  4. Attending to office objections and hearings at the Design Office, Kolkata
  5. Portfolio management: periodically assessing and monitoring status of the design applications in the portfolio and ensuring that all processes are up to date.
  6. Rigorous follow ups with the Design Office for ensuring speedy registration
  7. Assisting clients in seeking protection of their designs across the globe.
  8. Handling registration formalities and ensuring post registration maintenance including renewal and restoration of design