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  Designs :::

 In India the law of designs is governed by The Design Act, 2000.


The Act provides that “Design” means only the features of shape, configuration, pattern, ornament or composition of lines or colours applied to any article whether in two dimensional or three dimensional or in both forms, by any industrial process or means, whether manual, mechanical or chemical, separate or combined, which in the finished article appeal to and are judged solely by the eye; but does not include any mode or principle of construction or anything which is in substance a mere mechanical device.



Prohibition of registration of certain designs.


 A Design which


  (a) is not new or original; or


  (b) has been disclosed to the public anywhere in India or in any other country by publication in tangible form or by use or in any other way prior to the filing date, or where applicable, the priority date of the application for registration; or

  (c) is not significantly distinguishable from known designs or combination of known designs; or

  (d) comprises or contains scandalous or obscene matter shall not be registered.


Please find the Power of Attorney required by us should you need our services regarding the same &


See the Flow chart below for the Procedure followed by The Patents Office for the Registration of Design

Power of Attorney
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